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Instead he was dressed in a dark suit and sported a wispy beard. The Sun (2012)On the bright side of the globe the familiar shapes of continents could be made out through a film of wispy cloud. Anti-Ice (1993)And surprisingly it's not for his wispy beard. The Sun (2012)Zest half the peel of the orange into thin, wispy strips and put to one side. Times, Sunday Times (2010)What hair remained was wispy and of no particular colour, clinging to a speckled head. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The wispy cloud at the bottom is real, which helps to give scale. Crawshaw's Watercolour Studio (1993)The scenery was mind-blowing and the wild horses and goats and wispy clouds made it feel almost mystical up there. The Sun (2012)The trick to seeing them is to look out for wispy clouds, a low sun and look up at the sky. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He said she was a tall spinster with a rabbit mouth and mats of wispy yellow hair, but witty in her speech. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)The sky was salmon red, frozen with high, wispy clouds. The Broken God (1993)A less scary individual it is hard to imagine, though some fans have apparently been alarmed by his wispy chest hair. Times, Sunday Times (2009)I presume one of the reasons he left was that they wouldn't let him wear the wispy beard and skinny green jeans he clearly prefers. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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