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In spite of a lingering unkemptness, he was indeed a fine object to view—massive and leonine.
THE TIGRESSANNE WARNER
"I come from Madam Bowker," he explained to Craig, humbly conscious of his own disarray and toiler's unkemptness.
There are two features about him, then, which seem to strike every one, his unkemptness and his shyness.
Perhaps there is, at any rate in the earlier letters, something of this unkemptness in Keats as an epistoler.
A LETTER BOOKGEORGE SAINTSBURY
Straight ahead he saw the garden, lying graceless and deserted, with the unkemptness of extreme old age.
The pitiful sight of the girl, the ragged skirt, the terrible unkemptness of the small body, almost brought a shout from his lips.
TESS OF THE STORM COUNTRYGRACE MILLER WHITE
Did you think it went beyond that, this unkemptness or this sloppiness?
WARREN COMMISSION (11 OF 26): HEARINGS VOL. XI (OF 15)THE PRESIDENT'S COMMISSION ON THE ASSASSINATION OF PRESIDENT KENNEDY
Many people regard unkemptness as a sign of genius; which is, I daresay, the reason why poets seldom wash their necks.
GOSSAMERGEORGE A. BIRMINGHAM
I continued, too weary to be amused by the incongruity of unkemptness trying to look haughty and dignified.
In that time I let my beard grow, and trained my hair into a patriotic unkemptness.

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