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The echoes that the harsh dissonance produced were cut short with the ongoing volume.
His strawberry blonde hair was cut short, highlighting his strong jaw and contrasting with his leaf green eyes.
Another charge was cut short illegally by a tug from Barker five yards to the left of the penalty area.
The guard's interrogatory was cut short as a beagle began tearing at his trouser leg.
Her rather revealing history lesson was cut short at the sharp protestations of the door as it was pushed open.
Bresson gives us the beginnings and ends of conversations, cut short by dissolves or fades to black.
Gracie sits next to a rosebud and tree trunk, a poignant reminder of a life cut short.
His face was roundish, his eyes some unidentifiable dark color while his hair was golden brown, cut short with highlights of red here and there.
His brown hair was cut short and messy, and a pair of horn-rimmed glasses balanced on his nose.
His blond hair, several shades darker than ash-blond, was once cut short so that no lock of hair was longer than his thumb.
Unfortunately I had to cut short my low-fuel runs because I had some longer stints to do for tyre evaluation.
She recently had her dark hair cut short and now wears it gamine and honey-coloured, which suits her clean bone structure and a light summer tan.
His hair was cut short in back, but long silver strands fell softly into his eyes.
Groans from a baggy eyed courtroom were cut short when the judge collapsed laughing and muttering incoherently.
Talon's next words were similarly cut short when a wickedly barbed, green-feathered arrow hissed in through the doorway.
Luckily, this was on CNN, where someone to the left of Augusto Pinochet can still speak without being barracked or cut short.
At a verge on the North Street elevation, the battening to support the tiles had been cut short.
March cut short his remarks, and the workers got the message that the two men wanted to be alone.
All was quiet until the bird's flight path was suddenly cut short by a gigantic explosion that shook the very earth.
He was the icon in an era of icons, but like Shakespeare's tragic heroes his fatal flaws cut short a certain glittering career.
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Examples from Classical Literature
His hair was cut short, with the exception of a ridge on the top which ran stem to stern, like a cockscomb.
These ruminations were cut short in a manner that was violent, not to say alarming.
This gives the boats a dumpy appearance, as they look as if they had been cut short.
The purdah rustled, and the speech was cut short by the entry of a little, thin woman with big rings round her eyes.
If the head and neck are enlarged, the trunk and extremities are cut short.
It cut short his philanthropical labours, but it drew him back into that current of active work for which he was already pining.
To think that such a life as his should have been cut short by that atheistic villain!
Then the servant cut short my thoughts, and led us to the bishop, bidding me unhelm first.
The entrance of heloise cut short the allusion to a memory of autumn.
As she spoke, Jo took off her bonnet, and a general outcry arose, for all her abundant hair was cut short.
He was a very lean man, of no more than average height, with gray hair cut short and a stubbly gray moustache.
Her career was cut short in her twenty-fourth year by an untimely death.
His soliloquy was cut short by the appearance of Jameson and his friend.
His moustache was also cut short and bristly over a full, brutal mouth.
If Geeka contemplated a remonstrance it was cut short by sounds of altercation beyond the village gates.
He was so hungry this time that he could not resist the hot beef stew, an indulgence which cut short his stay by a considerable time.
His excuses were cut short by Tom Platt launching into a most dolorous tune, like unto the moaning of winds and the creaking of masts.
The emphatic horse, cut short by the whip in a most decided negative, made a decided scramble for it, and the three other horses followed suit.
Further speculation was suddenly cut short by the faint report of two shots far ahead of me.
All the wondering was cut short by thought of little Hallie.
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