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seedy

Descriptive of a paint finish that is not smooth owing to undispersed pigment particles or insoluble gel particles in the paint.
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John Simm steals the show as the creepily controlling Lenny, constantly ignoring his fantasist father Max, played with perfect seediness by Ron Cook.
"Jimmy Savile was into all sorts of seediness. We all know about it but we're not allowed to talk about it."
"Jimmy Savile was into all sorts of seediness. We all know about it but we're not allowed to talk about it." - John Lydon (pictured), formerly Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols, recalls what he said in 1978 for which, he claims, he was banned for a time by the BBC.
Lydon, better known as Johnny Rotten, has referred to an interview he did back in 1978, in which he commented that Savile was "into all sorts of seediness. We all know about it but we're not allowed to talk about it".
Lydon, better known as Johnny Rotten, has referred to an interview in 1978 in which he said Savile was "into all sorts of seediness. We all know about it but we're not allowed to talk about it".
But some Democrats say they have designs on the seat because of the seediness of accusations against the third-term congressman in a sexual harassment lawsuit filed against him in 2014.
The Hong Kong district where Lockhart road runs through is steeped in history and colour, but also seediness This is where in Wan Chai men come to find their Suzie Wongs--and end up with Nika.
The facility appears to be stuck in time--you can peer through the windows and see the seediness inside.
In 1996, Bill Clinton ran for re-election promising to ''build a bridge to the 21st century.'' Today, here comes Hillary Clinton, trailing clouds of seediness and promising to build a bridge back to the 20th century, promising, evidently, restoration of the 1990s prosperity based on commercialization of the Internet.
All cucumbers are crisp and mild, but texture and seediness vary.
Perhaps we need to think about "consciously uncoupling" architectural elegance from licensed seediness. I do hope we can.