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- There were two distinctive scars on his face, but they did not did mar his appearance.
- Deep creased wrinkles marred his perfect, ageless, shiny red face at his nose and mouth as he spoke in a low, whispering tone.
- It was towards the end of his stay, as he sat before the telephone or tapped on his cell-phone, that the first clouds appeared to mar his trip.
- This year's festival is being held at Bramham Park for the first time after its four-year tenure at Temple Newsam Park was marred by repeated violence.
- The church is currently being repainted whilst construction to the front of the Secondary School mars its appearance somewhat.
- It was well presented with only remedial work around some of the greens marring its appearance.
- He wore a dark green uniform that was pressed so not a single wrinkle marred the suit's perfection.
- Her outfit seemed completely unscathed, however, without even a spec of dust to mar its pristine appearance.
- The Norwegians said the poll did not meet international standards and had been marred by violence, most of it from government supporters.
- The calls come amid fears of a repeat of the violence which marred last year's bank holiday event when a mob went on the rampage, attacking police and burning buildings.
- There is to be a Fifa investigation into the scenes of violence that marred the end of the World Cup qualifying playoff game between Turkey and Switzerland.
- For many, the cameo was quite possibly the weakest guest appearance ever recorded, marring the entire middle of a potential classic.
- In reality, only bags under his eyes and unshaven appearance marred his skin.
- A vision of perfection, it was of the purest, sparkling silver, with neither cut, nor blemish nor scar marring any aspect of its beauty.
- A bitter expression crossed his features, causing angry wrinkles to mar his face.
- The fungus mars the appearance of infected plants, which often exhibit powdery yellow dots on their foliage.
- Tuesday's attempted group suicide appeared to mar the largely peaceful image of the sect's campaign.
- Shia proponents of the elections will argue that while the process may be marred by violence, the process in the long term could end terrorism in Iraq.
- Fresh calls are being made for council bosses to move Leeds Music Festival from Temple Newsam Park after violence marred this year's event.
- My wise, knowledgeable green eyes were younger, no wrinkles marring them in the slightest.