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Quaint

A term used to refer to antique or old-fashioned styles, such as English style cottages and Queen Anne houses.
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It's one of America's quaintest cities: a mix of handsome brick houses and colonial architecture set on cobbled streets, backed by soaring 21st century skyscrapers and fronted by a network of paths along the coast, taking in attractions from historical sites (The USS Constitution, the oldest commissioned warship in the world) and politics (at the Boston Tea Party Ship and Museum) to art.
Sixty miles of coastline with the quaintest of inland villages.
In his day job, the winger plies his trade at Craven Cottage, perhaps England's quaintest ground - where, even in the current relegation struggle, you rarely hear more than a polite grumble.
From here one can proceed for a walk through the collachio area in the old quarter, where the Knights had their inns or auberges, and which is the quaintest part of Vittoriosa, which is one of Malta's oldest cities.
Fulham's home on the banks of the Thames is one of the quaintest grounds in football.
IT'S a tough-enough task policing even the quaintest of villages, never mind one of America''s most notorious party towns.
And the Brig O'Turk Tearoom, close to Aberfoyle, is described as one of the quaintest settings in the Trossachs to enjoy a cuppa.
and its inhabitants, so many of whom speak the quaintest of French dialects--all these breathe out the charm of dead centuries saturated with Indian traditions, the traditions of Brittany and Normandy, and of the France and England of days gone by.
Roosters Daytime Cafe, the quaintest little cafe on the Treasure Coast.
Heart of the Community: The Libraries We Love" looks t three hundred libraries throughout the United States and Canada to the quaintest and most charming libraries throughout the country.
Charlie is that quaintest and most allusive of modern Hollywood types, the unreconstructed bad boy.