dishevelment

[ dih-shev-uh l ]SEE DEFINITION OF dishevelment
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The Marquis, besides his dishevelment, was looking very lean and pale.

Dishevelment is seldom fair to see, and Theresa did not look beautiful.

The dislocation is its entrance, the dishevelment its strength.

But it has an idle abundance and wantonness, a romantic shabbiness and dishevelment.

She saw that she was somewhat pale and that she had an indefinable air of dishevelment.

Don't detain her,' he added, as Alda would have modified her dishevelment by removing the wreath and veil. '

Two hours later Bazarov re-entered his bedroom in a state of dishevelment and despondency, and with his boots soaked with dew.

Her dishevelment, and the heavy brass fireplace poker on the rug beside the couch, told him the story at once.

Lofty houses, gay in tawdry colors and picturesque in their dishevelment, looked down on a crowd as varied as any on earth.

No detail of my appearance escaped him—my reddened eyelids, my pallor, my nervousness, my dishevelment.

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