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  • adj. Having grommets.


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  •  But the museum bought one of Leo's metal sculptures, the copper box, lidded in silver, grommeted in bronze.


  • But there is also delight, at least in the language itself "Finches grommeted the wall" or "I am wearing your lacerated face," and particularly in a text that is so excruciatingly graphic, a text that implicates its reader on every page, these moments are absolutely necessary.

    Strange Bedfellows

  • Here, she blends unabashed femininity with edgy touches: A striking floral dress and coat are juxtaposed with a grommeted belt and chunky Dior shoes.

    Fashion Forward

  • One could also draw some lines between Lynda Carter's 1976 "Wonder Woman" costume and Mr. Galliano's 2001 tasseled and star-spangled haute couture outfit -- except that Wonder Woman never wore grommeted panties.

    Super Styles

  • I had a kind of hippie hat lying around (instead of a big Pilgrim buckle, mine boasted grommeted holes around its crown) and a dime store ghoul mask (primarily green but with assorted undead shadings) and when the two went together with one of my Dad's raincoats the effect was startling.

    Young Blood

  • I liked to lie on her bed while she dressed, fascinated by her corset with its hundreds of grommeted holes where the laces went through.

    Apricots on the Nile

  • With the last of the bales in place and tied down, they covered the package with the grommeted tarp, which they fastened with shock cords underneath the cart.


  • Noomi Rapace may also have a shot for her work playing the facially grommeted punk hacker

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  • The LAMB look has some hard edges, with skinny leather pants and grommeted military-style belts wrapped around slinky dresses as if they were holding ammunition.

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  • There's space for an ATX motherboard up to 12 "(W) x 9.6" (L), seven expansion slots, and rubber-grommeted mounts on the rear of the case for an optional external liquid-cooling system. RSS Feed - Daily Deals


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