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    1. Slough was to the west, just beyond the airport


    2. in the absent slough of skin on skin,


    3. Sooner or later, Homo Electronicus had to slough off the less advanced species in the niche


    4. Every time he touched it, his skin would blister and slough off


    5. They remembered the blackened wreck in Havana Harbour, and the sailor comrades sleeping in that foetid slough; they thought also of the women and children crying aloud for deliverance from starvation and despair, and of the ragged patriots fighting for liberty as their own fathers had fought


    6. He probably had a slough of


    7. they are about to be shocked – then they will slough off the whole thing and that’s it


    8. Dragging myself out of the slough of despond I bought bread rolls, cheese, apples and mince


    9. Alex stepped forward and used the base of his green, wood staff to slough away the last of the crimson paste


    10. Alex stepped forward and used the base of his green, wood staff to slough away the last of the crimson paste


















































































    1. The river was still braided, but not so hectic, a main channel and some side sloughs


    2. pul himself out of the sloughs of despondency


    3. It was very flat with large trees on both sides and sloughs of dirty brown water on my right


    4. The man who made it possible, a foreigner, lost his serenity forever, became involved in the sloughs of abjection and misery, and years later was cut to pieces by a train after he had fallen asleep on the tracks


    5. Shall we, poor human beings at such a disadvantage from the first in the fight with Fate through the many weaknesses and ailments of our bodies, load our souls as well with an ever-growing burden of regret and penitence? Shall we let a weight of vivid memories break our hearts? How are we to get on with our living if we are continually dropping into sloughs of bitter and often unjust self-reproach? Every morning comes the light, and a fresh chance of doing better


    6. The right time is easy, fish the feeding grounds on the flats and oyster bars on the rising tide and till just after the tide turns and fish the hiding places in the troughs and sloughs on the ebb


    7. The illusion wobbles and sloughs away


    8. As I was leaving the Irishman's roof after the rain, bending my steps again to the pond, my haste to catch pickerel, wading in retired meadows, in sloughs and bog-holes, in forlorn and savage places, appeared for an instant trivial to me who had been sent to school and college; but as I ran down the hill toward the reddening west, with the rainbow over my shoulder, and some faint tinkling sounds borne to my ear through the cleansed air, from I know not what quarter, my Good Genius seemed to say—Go fish and hunt far and wide day by day—farther and wider—and rest thee by many brooks and hearth-sides without misgiving


    1. As if they weren’t horrid to begin with, now what little flesh they had was cooking and sloughing off of their bones


    2. Instead of cells sloughing away from a tumor and penetrating the bloodstream, here it was a mystery molecule


    3. Looks like it’s held the sand behind it from sloughing off better than the rest, he thought as he approached


    4. Looks like it's held the sand behind it from sloughing off better than the rest, he thought as he


    5. The other part is the internal part; the slow, painful sloughing away of self, layer by layer, piece by piece


    6. The girl would never see the birds tippling at the puddles, but he liked to think that somewhere deep inside the shell of her body, she would feel the fresh cold air, hear the sounds of city buses sloughing past and the drug commerce from the park across the way and know she wasn’t missing anything


    7. The girl would never see the birds tippling at the puddles, but he liked to think that somewhere deep inside the shell of her body, she would feel the fresh cold air, hear the sounds of city buses sloughing past and the drug commerce from the park across the way and know she wasn’t missing anything


    8. The school was an old two-story building with broken windows and dim, cobblestone hallways, patches of its Khaled Hosseini The Kite Runner original dull yellow paint still showing between sloughing chunks of plaster


    9. "Yes, baby!" he shouted over the wind, sloughing off twenty years of his life, "and when you want to stub out your cigarette, you can do it right on the road," he said


    1. I sloughed over the way the villagers gossiped about me


    2. She wrapped the blanket about herself and sloughed off the cot


    3. the storm retreated, the bulk of the ash in the air had been sloughed


    4. The Doc had noticed that her appetite had sloughed


    5. He was apparently not worried when brand-new competitive boards started springing up in Scranton, making our boards look shamefully outdated, and when cigarette businesses started to appear on those boards, he sloughed it off


    6. shock as he sloughed her off with a dismissive wave of his hand


    7. When Alwyn, having sloughed off his witch’s weeds appeared as Duncan, he took over


    8. The sense of release at having sloughed off responsibility for bringing Lance to justice, rendered him weightless


    9. All the hair had sloughed off the surface of the cannon bone and there was a huge knot of calcium where the bones had fused together


    10. All the hair had sloughed off the surface of the cannon bone and there was a huge knot of calcium where the bones had fused together












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    slough in English

    throw off lay aside discard abandon set aside shed cast

    Sinónimos para "slough"

    slough gangrene sphacelus exuviate molt moult shed throw off lay aside discard abandon set aside cast