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dingy

used as a description of fleece wool; the wool is lacking in brightness.
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notes Eduardo Dingier, beverage director at the Napa, CA, location of Morimoto.
But it was the inimitable Mouse Museum, 1965-77, that most vividly reminded us that Oldenburg consistently put pressure on conventional notions of Pop art by venturing outside glossy mass-media culture into the dingier byways of the vernacular and the ersatz.
Even in dingier water, where fish scrutinize what they eat at ultraclose range before they commit.
His message isn't packaged very eloquently, and this building is dingier and this service less well attended than the regular, non-gay- hating church I went to last week.
wearing clothes I once wore, but shabbier, dingier.
10) Frye would develop this point in "The Nature of Satire," saying that "once a [religious] hypocrite [or corrupter] who sounds exactly like a good man is sufficiently blackened, the good man himself may begin to seem a little dingier than he was" (ns 50).
The other worry is that there is so far to go in finding some modern use for the acres of wasteland in East Manchester I walked through, far dingier than any area of Cardiff I can think of.
is no more," and observed that "once enclosed dingy alleyways, full of dingier tenements, have been sliced off at certain corners, opened up at others" (Rice 7).
Dingier filed motions to dismiss the suit on the grounds that both Dr.