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billow

1. a large sea wave
2. a large atmospheric wave, usually in the lee of a hill
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Sarah's Ted Baker botanical maxi dress has a nice print but the billowy style is all wrong for Sarah's figure.
But cheerfully I yield it all, (Would it were more) for thee; So bear me, Love, on thy strong heart, Far o'er the billowy sea.
Add a pop of warm Coral atop a crisp white ensemble, or create a beach-side vibe by layering light, billowy textures.
Those rich, ribbed, bulbous, and billowy fungus turning up at your local market are being harvested right now in parts of California and Oregon where the cool, rainy climate is ideal.
The London-based duo of Marta Marques and Paulo Almeida takes ripped up, frayed swathes of denim and turns them into billowy coats and boxy dresses, pants with holes stretching from the top of the thigh to the bottom of the knee and legwarmers that look a lot like what you're left with after you turn a pair of jeans into a pair of shorts.
Though Shaaban's collection is more muted in color - mustard yellows, olive greens, some reds and blues - the shapes were energetic: skirts, voluminous billowy pants and tops were knotted, layered and cut with origami like slits.
The property lawyer's head-turning dress featured a tight skirt that clung to her curves and a billowy, loose-fitting top half.
Africa is billowy primrose clouds on sky blue canvas barefoot Masai boys wearing red plaid blankets herding scrawny goats and cattle over ruddy, dry earth, purple-green foothills-- our primal ancestral common ground Thompson's gazelles graze sparse dry grass Giraffes browse on thorny treetops Loping in slow motion across the Serengeti plain-- A ballet of pachyderms crossing in deep water, single-file An elegant leopard languishes on naked limb of ancient tree
Wiesner, twenty-two, donned a billowy frock and long wig as he joined a sex scene with two women (he also had the option of joining two men); and Mr.
When we went around and saw it, it was so strong, black and billowy.
A haphazard loose shirt will look misfit with a skinny look but a billowy kaftan may just do the trick.
Then a billowy breeze blew in and turned the page again.