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verb as in express in particular way

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If your friend is planning to hibernate on the couch and watch their favorite shows, this will keep them company while you’re outside making snow angels.

Someone said listening to him and Hellie do the game was like being in the room with two people watching on a couch.

His absence was felt deeply as the cast, sitting on the familiar beige couches of the Banks’ living room, were brought to tears while watching a montage of Avery on screen.

I was surprised to find that this also improved my comprehension and understanding of the content, and I now watch all video content with subtitles, whether or not my husband is sitting next to me on the couch.

In a motivational speech last year in which he discussed the benefits of that plan, Nikic said some of the obstacles he had to overcome were the facts that he loves “food, video games and my couch” and that “everything is harder for me to learn.”

While those state proposals largely failed, new legislation has been couched in similar fears.

Far from a rant, her tone throughout is cool and methodical, and her critiques are couched more in sorrow than in anger.

As anybody who has read histories of the British in India or Africa, an imperial grab couched in such rhetoric is hardly news.

They once would have seemed full of attitude, couched in almost illegible forms.

In his 35-minute address, Cruz pushed familiar Republican policy prescriptions but couched them in the concerns of Mother Teresa.

It was a refusal couched in terms as little polite as they were equivocal.

But he meets only with an offhand denial, couched in words of scant courtesy.

He accordingly took no notice of her letter, and received a second and a third couched in the strongest language of affection.

There was no limit to the extravagance of Unionist demands, most of them ultimatums couched in Kruger-like terms.

But all I could see was the form of my tall aunt couched half-moonwise in Elton Reeve's lap.


On this page you'll find 7 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to couched, such as: utter, put, phrase, frame, word, and formulate.

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