Thesaurus / tuft
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The violence in Levenson’s tidy glass pieces, which also contain razor blades and tufts of sharp wire, is latent.
IN THE GALLERIES: A PAINFUL, POLITICAL TAKE ON THE ART OF CRUEL SHOESMARK JENKINSAPRIL 9, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Walking with snowshoes on tufts of powder subtly alters your gait while adding new weight to each step, which makes for a grueling lower body workout.
HE ESCAPED THE CACOPHONY BY STRAPPING ON SNOWSHOES AND SLIPPING INTO THE GREAT NORTH WOODSMILES HOWARDJANUARY 15, 2021WASHINGTON POST
He thrust his tiny tuft of beard between his teeth—a trick he had when perplexed or thoughtful.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
She has a grey body, plump as a sack of meal, with little white speckles, a funny neck and such a small head with a tuft on top.
SEVEN O'CLOCK STORIESROBERT GORDON ANDERSON
In this way it could be made to smoke, and finally set fire to a tuft of dried moss, from which he might get a flame for cooking.
THE WONDER BOOK OF KNOWLEDGEVARIOUS
With the soft tuft of camel hair he blurred against the peak pale, luminous vapor of new cloud.
THE DRAGON PAINTERMARY MCNEIL FENOLLOSA
The tail is on a level with the back, and gracefully tapers like a drum-stick, to the tuft on the end.
DOMESTIC ANIMALSRICHARD L. ALLEN
The end of the tail, like that of the elephant, is furnished with a tuft of large bristles, very hard and very solid.
BUFFON'S NATURAL HISTORY. VOLUME VII (OF 10)GEORGES LOUIS LECLERC DE BUFFON
He dropped his eyes, and moved uneasily on his chair, passing one hand through the tuft of grey hair that stood up above his ear.
A CHARMING FELLOW, VOLUME II (OF 3)FRANCES ELEANOR TROLLOPE
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