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Usage examples for groomed

  1. This was the time that really counted, and Peter was groomed and rehearsed all over again. – 100%: The Story of a Patriot by Upton Sinclair
  2. My horse had rested for several days, and had been well fed and groomed during the time, and being a creature of high mettle, he responded to the feelings of his rider, and dashed forward at a fine speed. – The Coming of the King by James Hocking
  3. Wogan sat down upon a corn- bin and waited while his mare was groomed and fed. – Clementina by A.E.W. Mason
  4. At the end of an hour I pulled up at an inn, where I left the horses to be groomed and fed, and walked away rapidly as if I knew the town, Temple following me with perfect confidence, and, indeed, I had no intention to deceive him. – The Adventures of Harry Richmond, Complete by George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009
  5. We have our trunks and now we can go out and look and feel well groomed. – Letters of the Motor Girl by Ethellyn Gardner
  6. She brushed at her carefully groomed auburn hair. – The Samurai Strategy by Thomas Hoover
  7. How tell whether a horse is groomed or isn't? – Dorothy on a Ranch by Evelyn Raymond
  8. He was tall, and well- proportioned, though if anything a bit too slender- a bit too graceful; and he was, if anything, a bit too well groomed. – A Fool There Was by Porter Emerson Browne
  9. Carriers' men were harnessing the freshly groomed bays to the pole. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  10. He was neatly groomed, with just the slight suspicion of the dandy in his dress, though it was obvious at the merest glance that he was a gentleman. – The Mystery of the Four Fingers by Fred M. White
  11. Peer had risen early, to have a last look round, inspecting everything critically, from the summer dress Merle was to wear down to the horses in the stable, groomed till their coats shone again. – The Great Hunger by Johan Bojer
  12. He was as usual wonderfully groomed and turned out, but he walked as though he were tired, and his smile, as he greeted Francis, lacked a little of its usual light- hearted mockery. – The Evil Shepherd by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  13. Yet no better appearing woman ever entered a stage- door than this excessively neat, well- groomed, though plainly clad, old actress. – Life on the Stage by Clara Morris
  14. She opened it with a rapidly beating heart and stood on the threshold, shyly hesitating to advance further, looking with agitation at the stalwart, handsome, well- groomed figure which stood in an attitude of impatient expectation by the window. – The Bent Twig by Dorothy Canfield
  15. And she displayed a certain solicitude that above all he should be nicely dressed, that he should look very well- groomed: she insisted on his ordering a couple of new suits. – Dr. Adriaan by Louis Couperus
  16. Alert- looking and well groomed, he had the energetic manner of the successful business man. – John Marsh's Millions by Charles Klein Arthur Hornblow
  17. His horse was a beautiful, shiny black animal, evidently groomed and tended with great care. – Four Little Blossoms at Brookside Farm by Mabel C. Hawley
  18. A man, whose manner and well- groomed appearance betokened city residence, mingled with the groups about the cattle company's office, listening with interest to everything that was said. – With Hoops of Steel by Florence Finch Kelly
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