having a coarse, ruddy complexion.
disheveled in appearance; unkempt.
Song of the Lark Willa Cather
a usually lightweight, loose-fitting garment for women and children, covering the body from the neck or shoulders more or less to the waistline, with or without a collar and sleeves, worn inside or outside a skirt, slacks, etc. a single-breasted, semifitted military jacket. a loose outer garment, reaching to the hip or thigh, or below […]
a woman’s outer garment having a drawstring, belt, or similar closing, at or below the waist, which causes it to blouse. of or relating to such a garment, the style it exemplifies, or something considered to resemble this style, as a hairdo: a blouson dress; the blouson effect; a blouson bob. noun a short jacket […]
to speak pompously. Contemporary Examples The Song of Newt Gingrich: From Longshot To Hotshot To No Shot April 25, 2012 v.
to speak pompously. Contemporary Examples How Funny Is Obama? Sandra McElwaine January 29, 2009 n. v.