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  • adj. Alternative spelling of pixyish.


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  • An all-American resident of Columbus, Ohio, she's been described as "pixieish" so often you expect her to have hummingbird wings.

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  • Crossing that bridge to Mercado Sonora, Quetzal walks gamely forward, a pixieish figure, with his womanly legs, bushy black locks, his delicate air.

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  • There was me * way* out of my comfort zone working in corporatesville when in walks this stunning woman: pixieish hair, jeans and a biker jacket.

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  • Garry, who can be as pixieish as Bill, serenely said, “None at all” — which left Bill turning back with puzzled looks as he moved on down the line.


  • The Blue Valentine poster shows a couple of crazy kids tangled in a loving embrace, and the trailer features a pixieish blond doing a soft shoe while serenaded by a bearded hipster playing... wait for it, wait for it... a ukulele.

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  • Mindy Thomas, the pixieish host of the show that airs each day after "The Animal Farm," remembers once having dinner at the Curtis house and asking what that roof-caving-in racket was coming from the second floor.

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  • The site is owned by the giant media conglomerate Time Warner and edited by a pixieish attorney and former TV producer named Harvey Levin.

    Shooting Britney

  • I glanced briefly at the photo of a bored-looking girl with short, pixieish hair, then moved on to the details of Operation Takedown.


  • When Palmer released her, Ariana got a good view of the girls gorgeous, pixieish features.

    Beautiful Disaster

  • And Slutskaya, a cherub-faced 22-year-old with a pixieish haircut, has taken full advantage.

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