surly-looking

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  • As she went up these, she brushed against a surly-looking man who was coming down. Cited from Sparrows, by Horace W.C. Newte
  • "What do you want us to do?" asked the tall, surly looking chap. Cited from The Young Wireless Operator--As a Fire Patrol, by Lewis E. Theiss
  • His face is surly-looking and covered with blue veins, his eyes are little and his nose is red. Cited from The Horse-Stealers and Other Stories, by Anton Chekhov
  • Colonel Hand was a surly looking man beyond middle age with large eyes that showed signs of dissipation. Cited from The Light in the Clearing, by Irving Bacheller
  • A huge grey, surly-looking fellow passing in a one-man shell or boat of tree-fibre. Cited from Tarrano the Conqueror, by Raymond King Cummings
  • It was now full of surly-looking soldiers. Cited from Mrs. Warren's Daughter, by Sir Harry Johnston
  • For another half hour nothing unusual occurred, then a surly-looking Arab entered the cafe from the street. Cited from Return of Tarzan, Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • Pedro was standing at the door of the lodge, talking to his surly-looking daughter. Cited from Bat Wing, by Sax Rohmer
  • Gazing into his face is a rough, surly-looking youth, who seems cordially to agree with all that he says. Cited from Gladys, the Reaper, by Anne Beale
  • On his arrival at St. Charles he was seized by a huge, surly looking slaveholder who claimed him as his property. Cited from The Story of Mattie J. Jackson, by L. S. Thompson
  • One or two surly looking men slouched past with inquisitive glances, and she could not make up her mind to stop and speak to them. Cited from Bunner Sisters by Edith Wharton
  • Repulsive-looking foreign women opened most of the doors at which she knocked, whilst surly-looking men hovered in the background. Cited from Sparrows, by Horace W.C. Newte
  • "Well, boy, what do you want?" inquired a rough, surly-looking old seaman, who was handling a large case? Cited from Dick Cheveley, by W. H. G. Kingston
  • He was a surly-looking man who, if roused suddenly, in a locked stable, might lay about him without waiting to see who roused him. Cited from Martin Hyde the Duke's Messenger by John Masefield
  • But the woman had gone home, and one rather surly looking man still leaned against the wall looking up the street where Tom and Erica had disappeared. Cited from We Two, by Edna Lyall
  • The porter, a surly looking fellow, hesitated about admitting them, and before opening the wicket gate consulted some one within. Cited from Masters of the Guild, by L. Lamprey
  • Yusuf was a sturdy, rather surly-looking youth of about eighteen. Cited from War in the Garden of Eden, by Kermit Roosevelt
  • The fisherman alongside was tall and surly looking, a leathery-faced individual with a marked scowl. Cited from Poor Man's Rock, by Bertrand W. Sinclair
  • "Quit yer sass!" ordered the other, who was a tall, broad-shouldered and very surly looking fellow of thirty. Cited from Young Engineers in Arizona, H. Irving Hancock
  • And, in a trice, I was surrounded by a group of surly-looking fellahin, one of whom told me curtly to release the boy. Cited from Oriental Encounters, by Marmaduke Pickthall
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