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Without a doubt, the homeliest of WWII submachine guns is the Brits' STEN gun.
Falkland is probably the most luxurious of my houses,' once remarked that great Victorian patron of architecture, the 3rd Marquess of Bute (1847-1900), 'but I think Dumfries House is, perhaps, the homeliest of them all.
Farnum, always suspicious of threats to his wife's virtue, even though she was reputed to be the homeliest woman in the county.
It was one of the homeliest courses in the world," said Geoff Lewis, winner of a Victoria Cup and a Winston Churchill Stakes, in A Long Time Gone.
Metaphors and similes are frequently of the homeliest variety.
For the producers of MTV's hit show ``Pimp My Ride'' -- whose mechanics and bodywork specialists perform extreme makeovers on the homeliest of vehicles -- this congregation of clunkers was a sight for sore eyes.
The Koolinda is 2000 tons of sheer kindliness, the homeliest ship personality of the Australian coasts, and the only thing in the far North-West never known to be late .