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We’ve seen a bunch of schools change their names — and in some cases adopt nightmarish gargoyle replacements — in recent years, but there are still 45 high schools across the United States using the Washington Football Team’s former name.
She held it out at arm's length, her tightly-coifed, gargoyle-head on one side.
ROUGH-HEWNDOROTHY CANFIELD
It was a gargoyle of his own making, meant for the vestry door in the south transept.
PECCAVIE. W. HORNUNG
I want to sketch you for a gargoyle—a melancholy one this time.
Harsh gargoyle face that warred against me over our mess of hash of lights in rue Saint-Andr-des-Arts.
ULYSSESJAMES JOYCE
However that may have been, Noyes is rich in ancient lattice and stained glass, and curious lead-work and gargoyle.
NOTWITHSTANDINGMARY CHOLMONDELEY
The snow-cap on the brink, with the water gushing forth from under it, has much the appearance of a gigantic alabaster gargoyle.
DOWN THE YELLOWSTONELEWIS R. FREEMAN
A huge gilt clock face shone below the upper gallery, at each corner of which sprang a stone gargoyle.
He works till midnight and sleeps in the church porch; and then comes the storm and the doings of the gargoyle.
THOMAS HARDY'S DORSETROBERT THURSTON HOPKINS
From between set teeth came now a flow of oaths and imprecations as steady as the flow of water from the gargoyle overhead.

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