He returned shortly with three Indians, armed like himself, and dressed in the same grotesque way.
"At the Point of the Sword" by Herbert Hayens
As a book it is, of course, grotesque.
"The Book-Hunter at Home" by P. B. M. Allan
Strive to put your mounted animals in easy natural poses unless you are making a grotesque, in which case go the length.
"Home Taxidermy for Pleasure and Profit" by Albert B. Farnham
Grotesqueness of some blasphemous expressions.
"The Shirley Letters from California Mines in 1851-52" by Louise Amelia Knapp Smith Clappe
Mr. Pickwick was to be got to Nupkins' in a sedan chair, a grotesque incident; but then, what to do with Tupman, also arrested?
"Pickwickian Studies" by Percy Fitzgerald
The body of the porter, doubled grotesquely, partially protruded from under a seat.
"The Promise" by James B. Hendryx
Silence fell on the whole room, for sight and words alike were paralysing in their grotesque cruelty.
"The History of Sir Richard Calmady" by Lucas Malet
It becomes a bad personal habit to use grotesque and extravagant expressions.
"Folkways" by William Graham Sumner
These were some of the sources of the grotesque carvings.
"The Story of Rouen" by Sir Theodore Andrea Cook
As to the grotesque stile of dance, the effect of it chiefly depends on the leaps and height of the springs.
"A Treatise on the Art of Dancing" by Giovanni-Andrea Gallini
It is all beautiful to her, what may seem doubtful or grotesque to others.
"Robert Elsmere" by Mrs. Humphry Ward
The world had taken on a grotesque slant.
"Stubble" by George Looms
Another pair consisting of a very handsome knife and fork have handles representing animals and grotesque figures.
"Chats on Household Curios" by Fred W. Burgess
The cold, however, played some grotesque pranks with us.
"Northern Travel" by Bayard Taylor
He had taken off his grotesque, great horn-rimmed glasses.
"The Job" by Sinclair Lewis
A grasshopper would fall in, and kick grotesquely till he rose to end its troubles.
"The Watchers of the Trails" by Charles G. D. Roberts
So the two sat together and made merry over the grotesque appearance of the other guests.
"A German Pompadour" by Marie Hay
His first dissipation I hope will be found worthy of attention, as a piece of grotesque truth.
"The Life of Charles Dickens, Vol. I-III, Complete" by John Forster
He hadn't merely swindled himself; he had committed a kind of suicide which made death silly and grotesque.
"The Dust Flower" by Basil King
A group of figures, mounted on mules, with many pack-mules in attendance, made a grotesque blot of shadow.
"Peter the Brazen" by George F. Worts
Know that in this grotesque old masque
Too loud we cannot sing,
Or dance too wild, or speak too wide
To praise a hidden thing.
"A Portrait" by Gilbert Keith Chesterton
It is a curious thing to dream,
When shapes grotesque of all quaint things
Like laughing water-witches seem
To sport in reason's turbid springs;
"Dreams" by Martin Farquhar Tupper
Sown by the grotesque wind
Whose head is so swollen with rumours
Whose hands are so urgent with tumours
Whose feet are so deep in the sand.
"Yves Tanguy" by David Gascoyne
I worry about this because I
love you. As if it weren't grotesque
enough that we live in hydrogen
and breathe like atomizers, you
have to think I'm a great architect!
"V.R. Lang" by Frank O Hara
I crouch and listen; and again
The woods are filled with phantom forms--
With shapes, grotesque in mystic train,
That rise and reach to me cool arms
Of mist; the wandering wraiths of rain.
"Rain In The Woods" by Madison Julius Cawein
But, with a start,it seemed to me,
I sat boolt upright suddenly,
And gazed, with staring eyes, before me straight;
For there, upon my inkwell's brim,
With aspect most grotesque and grim,
Methought a large, fat, hairy spider sate.
"The Insect" by C J Dennis
NEW YORK (AP) — There's a small, grotesque thing sitting on Douglas Hodge's makeup table at the American Airlines Theatre.
Court rules NYC can't require stores to post grotesque anti-smoking images.
The sleepy Irish town of Inish suddenly bursts with the grotesque.
I'm not exactly sure what it is, but there's something about satirist George Saunders that sends the New York Times into grotesque fits of hysterical simile disease.
Bring this grotesque political theater to an end.
Lara has more than a few physical flaws, which shall now be discussed, just to feel better about our own grotesque imperfections.
Don't Be Bored: No More Grotesque Psychedelia.
Tammy's hopes, dreams, and humiliations are brought vividly to life in Watson's grotesque-but-touching book Unlovable .
NO matter how intense, a medicure, or any pedicure or manicure, should leave your nails looking gorgeous, not grotesque.
Outfits ranged from colorful to grotesque.
World thinks of US when apparently ordinary people use guns for grotesque violence.
NEW YORK — There's a small, grotesque thing sitting on Douglas Hodge 's makeup table at the American Airlines Theatre.
NEW YORK—There's a small, grotesque thing sitting on Douglas Hodge 's makeup table at the American Airlines Theatre.
But in the dark drama itself, the smiles of Larry ' Lonesome ' Rhodes, played by Griffith, were often forced and sometimes even grotesque.
Chavez is convinced his right knee, severely injured in a grotesque outfield collision with shortstop Yuniesky Betancourt when they played in 2009 for the Seattle Mariners , will fully recover.