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Intensive care adjective Referring to a 'touch-and-go,' uncertain, or otherwise 'iffy' clinical situation
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Before beginning ``Dunces'' in the fall, Green will head to the Georgia swamps to make a low-budget movie that he describes, rather tenuously, as a ``thriller, only not a thriller.
Raw pigment gleams through complex, messy spaces or overlies it tenuously in spidery lines, blotches, flicks and gashes.
The single thread tenuously holding the story together is the murder of a Turkish secret service agent, who is the descendant of a royal dynasty, and the kidnapping of his son.
GALWAY are tenuously clinging on to their outside hopes of a semi-final spot but have it all to do to record a third win of the season against Laois.
In two other works, well-known photographs of '60s race riots are the ground for toothpaste similarly deployed as a kind of twenty-first-century digital ectoplasm that links, however ambiguously and tenuously, the historical event to the contemporary viewer.
In some of them, community groups have tenuously bridged the culture and language gap and have joined forces to protest crime and school and housing deterioration.
Responding to reports linking him tenuously with West Ham United, Ginola added: 'There is absolutely no truth in these stories and I feel very angry about them.
Her soph feature, "Troika," likewise defies categorization by contrasting two tenuously related narrative elements, one fictional, the other factual.
While he remains in your boyfriend's life - however tenuously - it unsettles you and this causes a strain on your relationship.
All these comic bits are rather tenuously connected, but director Roach does a great job at maintaining rhythm and pacing.
Assembled from various stabilizers, wing sections, nose cones, pipes, fuselage chunks, and other random parts, all held tenuously in place by an improvised web of twisted wire, the piece is a monument of stored energy.
Those artists who are linked tenuously with him - Basquiat, Schnabel, Jeff Koons, for example - have taken his ideas to different extremes, all explored here.