Thesaurus / silhouette
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Seen in silhouette against the backdrop of a full moon, a man is stabbing someone already slumped in his arms.
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In ways that can put you in mind of William Kentridge’s torn-paper animations, he has even found ways to exploit rough-and-ready silhouettes, suggesting skyscrapers and cities, or moving figures.
Forecasters search for previous instances of similar trends, associate values like “comfort” with colors, fabrics and silhouettes, then settle on recommendations that their clients use to decide what to design.
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In the dimly-lighted doorway of a corner house the figure of a Chinaman showed as a motionless silhouette.
It was then easy enough to obtain a fairly accurate silhouette, by either outlining the profile or cutting it out from the screen.
THE WONDER BOOK OF KNOWLEDGEVARIOUS
He existed, moreover, only in contour; he never rose above harmoniously outlined silhouette.
THE HISTORY OF MODERN PAINTING, VOLUME 1 (OF 4)RICHARD MUTHER
Pete produced the silhouette of a young lady, and handed it round.
A WINDOW IN THRUMSJ. M. BARRIE
Looking in the same direction I saw, through the haze, the sharp outlines of a city in gray silhouette.
THE COLLECTED WORKS OF AMBROSE BIERCEAMBROSE BIERCE
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