Her archness was not bold nor unwomanly, and her vivacity was well within the bounds of refinement and good taste.
Famous Prima Donnas Lewis Clinton Strang
There came an archness into her look that inflamed me the more.
The Crossing Winston Churchill
We realized all the mingled coquetry and feeling and defiance and archness in Betty Sherman’s daring speech.
The Story Girl Lucy Maud Montgomery
There was an archness in her smile which was altogether womanly.
Unveiling a Parallel Alice Ilgenfritz Jones and Ella Marchant
Lady Torquilin inquired with archness; and Mr. Pratte’s countenance suddenly became rueful as he dropped his eyeglass.
An American Girl in London Sara Jeannette Duncan
She looked at him with a concern which was to me more engaging than her archness.
The Admiral Douglas Sladen
Sally May was a delicious Mrs. Bennet—her archness, her querulousness, and above all her talkativeness.
Judy of York Hill Ethel Hume Patterson Bennett
“He might do worse,” answered her father, with archness and pride.
Household stories from the Land of Hofer R. H. Busk
It is difficult to say whether Mrs. Markle’s archness, or Sal’s woeful perspicuity, was most alarming to Gabriel.
Gabriel Conroy Bert Harte
The archness fled from her smile, and her eyes grew pensive and far-seeing.
The Woman Gives Owen Johnson
a higher magistrate in ancient Athens. any ruler. Historical Examples Some of these archons might dye before the end of the ten years, and the remainder of the ten years be supplied by a new archon. The Chronology of Ancient Kingdoms Amended Isaac Newton Oils, as I am a Christian, and close to the very […]
noun the protoplasmic material surrounding the centrosome, formerly thought to be involved in the formation of the asters and spindle during mitosis
any reptile of the subclass Archosauria, including the dinosaurs, pterosaurs, and crocodilians and characterized by two pairs of openings in the temporal region of the skull. archosaur (är’kə-sôr’) Any of various mostly reptilian animals of the subclass Archosauria. Archosaurs are diapsids that began to evolve in the late Permian Period, and are characterized by skulls […]