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wisp

a large, sponge-like piece of grooming apparatus home-made of woven straw.
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But you get away with it here as the rough is so wispy although I've made a couple of bogeys because you get flyers out of them.
The letter urged the attorneys general to demand that Google preserve all documents relating to the WiSpy activities because they could be evidence in criminal or civil cases.
From Earth's southern hemisphere, they can appear as wispy clouds.
Held at the Perez Salon and Spa in Chevy Chase, MD, the Perez Artistic Team showcased cuts that were long and textured or short and blunt; rich block coloring techniques that created slight texture and depth, and styles that were very natural and wispy, classic and smooth.
Fiery orange bloomers and wispy blond grasses shimmer in the late-summer light in a stunning seasonal display.
The silk tree yields wispy pink or red flowers in addition to its soft, pinnate and pendulous foliage.
Wispy clouds went from white to bright--displaying all colors of the rainbow.
Think carefully whether you might be able to help police pinpoint the exact van and its driver - a white man in his 30s with wispy hair and an ear-ring.
Her wispy, beautifully fragile voice contrasts wonderfully with her dippy, clumsy between-songs banter.
He is 6ft tall and slim with brushed back brown hair and a wispy beard.
Jessica Lynch is a wispy young woman, and this is a wispy book.