• WordNet 3.6
    • n massager someone who rubs or kneads parts of the body to stimulate circulation and promote relaxation
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  • Jean Cocteau
    “A car can massage organs which no masseur can reach. It is the one remedy for the disorders of the great sympathetic nervous system.”
  • H. L. Phillips
    H. L. Phillips
    “Oratory is the art of making deep noises form the chest sound like important massages from the brain.”


In literature:

She calmly took a seat on the stairs and proceeded to massage her head.
"The Critic in the Orient" by George Hamlin Fitch
Allow the lemon juice to dry on them, then apply cold cream and massage them thoroughly.
"The Art of Stage Dancing" by Ned Wayburn
Nappy Gordon's face was beginning to redden from the continual massage of Frankie's brisk left and occasional right.
"Vital Ingredient" by Gerald Vance
He has massage and all sorts of things to keep him up to the mark.
"Christopher Hibbault, Roadmaker" by Marguerite Bryant
He pulled them loose and massaged them.
"Deathworld" by Harry Harrison
The massage is repeated once each day; the sittings last from ten to fifteen minutes.
"Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition." by Alexander Miles
Work, massage, suck, and wash to get all the poison out.
"Scouting For Girls, Official Handbook of the Girl Scouts" by Girl Scouts
They were massaging him gently, as instructed.
"The Saracen: Land of the Infidel" by Robert Shea
It seemed to her naught but a wild panorama of rattlesnakes and Indians, with no opportunity for her daily massage.
"The Gorgeous Girl" by Nalbro Bartley
Honest Dan explains that that's where the come-ons sit while the professor massages their soul.
"Kid Scanlan" by H. C. Witwer

In poetry:

You with your sad comicality,
You with your bum badinage--
Confound your congeniality!
Confound your "Facial Massage?"
"Christmas Cards" by Franklin Pierce Adams

In news:

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The spa at the Inn at Morro Bay (800-321-9566) offers a range of 25-, 55- and 80-minute treatments including massage, aromatherapy, scrubs, wraps and more as well as 2- and 3-hour packages for the ultimate in pampering .
Couples massage and body therapy also available.
Maui healer teaches and practices the "magic of Thai Massage.".
I was overjoyed to discover the best of both worlds in Thai Yoga Massage, or Thai Massage as it's widely known.
Massage, controlled release stretches can relieve muscle tightness, soreness.
Between massages, yoga classes, daycare, hotels and gourmet meals pets (yes pets.
Think of it as a high-end spin on the traditional hot rock massage.
Jason Means, 36, sits in his new South Charleston massage therapy room.
Means recently earned his licensed massage therapy certification and graduated from Mountain State School of Massage last month.
The concentrated massages are akin to exorcisms at this modestly appointed holistic spa.
Traditional massage and reflexology that breaks the mold in Chinatown.
50% Off Full Highlights, Massage or Brazilian Wax.
Therapeutic massage should be an integral part of every lifestyle.
John Slattery Gets A Massage.

In science:

H (ρ + p) = −T These can be massaged further.
Holography and Brane-bulk Energy Exchange
Proposition 3.5 then delivers a trace inequality, which can be massaged into the desired form using the cyclicity of the trace and the fact that standard functions of the same matrix commute.
Matrix Concentration Inequalities via the Method of Exchangeable Pairs
In App. C we show how Eqs. (B.55) can be massaged into more familiar expressions for σDC , both in the absence and presence of interactions [cf.
Influence Functional for Decoherence of Interacting Electrons in Disordered Conductors
Photometry gives us the apparent magnitude m and our massaging of the light curves allows fixing M .
Geometrical constraints on dark energy models
The foundations of this physical strategy were established while massaging and eventually dismissing the November theory, and during the creation and elaboration of the Entwurf theory.
Book Review: The Genesis of General Relativity