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  • adj. In very good health.
  • adj. nude, naked


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  • This morning the eye returns involuntarily to the girl in the pink cotton jacket, she being the most flexuous and finely-drawn figure of them all.

    Tess of the d'Urbervilles

  • Did any one happen to notice the young lady in the first canoe, in the pink tam-o'-shanter?


  • (O father of a felt calotte!) 75 In times of mourning Moslem women do not use perfumes or dyes, like the Henna here alluded to in the pink legs and feet of the dove.

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • If we didn't have a bottle for deposit, we drank our slug-purchased RC Cola sitting in the pink plastic chairs at Susan's Wash and Dry so we could drop the empty bottle into the wooden crate next to the machine when we were finished.

    Change Me Into Zeus’s Daughter

  • Eighteen years later, as Grandma Rose would eventually tell Kijo, after both Elton and Rose had passed away, Arlette vanished one night, leaving her newborn on the sofa wrapped in the pink robe Augusta Rose had sewn for Christmas.

    Strangers at the Feast

  • Even the incident of our abducting the girl in the pink tam-o'-shanter was, after all, the inevitable result of the series of occurrences that preceded it.


  • A big man in the pink of health, Bomilcar finally decided he would find out nothing more illuminating until he ventured inside one.

    The First Man in Rome

  • Little Xue, padded from head to toe in the pink snowsuit, would hop on the bicycle for the long, cold ride to the indoor rink.


  • The girl in the pink tam-o'-shanter was in the first one.


  • How simple, when you line it up: The country house and the garden hose; the detective, with no camp equipment; Mr. McDonald and the green canoe; the letter on the train; the red flag; the girl in the pink tam-o'-shanter – who has not yet appeared, but will shortly; Mr. McDonald's incriminating list – also not yet, but soon.



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