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Meanwhile, they pointed a supercilious vehicle, but its occupants opened fire at police and fled away.
The rocking camel has a beautifully carved head with an aptly supercilious expression, and is fitted out with a leather saddle and reins.
They represented a range of stereotypes, with the supercilious headmistress (Emma Thompson) a standout.
The assertion that "poor people" in America are "too lazy to apply" for special "socialised medicine" at home is supercilious, for I live in San Diego California and I know far too many of my fellow citizens who seek healthcare in Tijuana Mexico.
Now I am not so sure and can only hope that the young lads in last night's team move on to other clubs as soon as possible, thus escaping the negative influence of Albion's arrogant, supercilious officials.
The only breed more supercilious and prone to cultural outrage than a theater queen is an opera queen.
Going behind the back of supercilious Attorney General Gideon Young (Huston), Special Agent Ronald Flu-ery (Foxx, pictured) brokers a secret deal with a Saudi prince to fly in his team: Forensics L examiner Janet Mayes (Garner), intelligence analyst Adam Leavitt (Bateman) and k explosives expert Grant Sykes (Cooper).
Going behind the back of supercilious Attorney General Gideon Young (Huston), Special Agent Ronald Fluery (Foxx) brokers a secret deal with a Saudi prince to pay a flying, five-day visit to the region to sift through the rubble and unmask the bombers.
Benjamin is equally adept at individualizing the New York characters: Pearl's changing voice as she makes the transition from male to female; the book store owner George Pike's supercilious voice; Oscar's clipped and careful speech; and Lillian's Spanish-accented English.
For O'Donnell, Augustine was a mendacious autobiographer, an opportunistic cleric, a supercilious human being, a polarizing historian, a dogmatic political philosopher, and a tiresome apologist.
Troubled by what she calls the "sociological fuzziness," the amorphous, elastic nature of the social group, as well as the patronizing, supercilious tone used by many who denounce so-called bourgeois values, she was struck by the fact that no one used the term then or now to label themselves or claim political power (2).
He came across as a particularly obnoxious and supercilious twit.