In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- He also taught me to use a small dagger called a stiletto.
- From the vial she poured a single drop of oil on the razor-sharp stiletto blade, and spread it along the cutting edge with a mahogany toothpick.
- The centrepiece of the set, a T-Rex sculpture comprised only of tennis rackets and stilettos, is a work of art in itself.
- He quickly ran up the hill past him and blocked his path as he drew his stiletto and pulled a short sword from his pack.
- But, if he can already feel the edge of the Russian's sword, at least he has let him know what a stiletto between the shoulder blades feels like.
- She tried to drive her stiletto knife into his throat but he threw her off before it touched his skin.
- The weapon wasn't a pocketknife or sheath knife, but a stiletto.
- Another thing about those thin high heels: not only are they named after a weapon - the stiletto - but they exert a heavy force by concentrating your weight on a small point.
- The sparse, terse prose he employed was like a stiletto knife stabbing at the underbelly of post-war Britain.
- It is alleged that a disguised meat cleaver, stiletto blade and a dagger were taken on to a packed British Airways Boeing 747 flight.
- He buckled on his sword belt, slipped a dagger into his boot sheath, and tucked a stiletto into his sleeve.
- The crew snarled like roused curs, and some made as if to stand, hands clasping the hilts of cutlasses and swords, daggers and stilettos.
- The figure drew out a slender stiletto dagger before hissing, ‘I am Nightcat, the bringer of your death!’
- And, in this, she has just turned her back on Tom in time for him to slip a stiletto right between the shoulder blades.
- It won't stifle you with brilliant play, but it will drive a stiletto beneath your shoulder blade when you're not looking.
- He drives a BMW that now has a hole made by my stiletto in one of the door panels.
- She brandishes a stiletto knife, telling her that she will kill her if she does.
- I suddenly feared that we were journeying, unaware that we were, toward some dangerous place where the canes, grown as high and thick as a forest, would close in on us and run us through with their stiletto blades.
- She flung the stiletto on the table and lunged from the sword once more.
- But that didn't stop her from drawing out her stiletto and flinging the weapon straight at the his hand, pinning his palm straight to a tree his head rested on.
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- These sites carry pictures and videos of women, usually bare foot or wearing stilettos or combat boots, doing some decidedly unpleasant things to insects and rodents.
- For evenings out, pair it with strappy stilettos and your favorite dangle earrings.
- Strappy high-heeled sandals and fabulous glitter-encrusted stilettos are more my kind of thing.
- Once she swaps stilettos for cowboy boots, scoffs on catfish and makes plum jam with her momma, you suspect that her and Andrew are never destined to make it down the aisle.
- Wearing cropped trousers accompanied by either knee high boots or silver stilettos is a crime.
- So bad were the second-degree burns to her feet that she was obliged to wear towelling slippers in place of the familiar high stilettos and attended her nephew Prince Edward's wedding in a wheelchair.
- As well as their own slinky shoes, the site also features boots and stilettos by the likes of Gucci and Miu Miu.
- Today we have such a broad range in choice, we can choose from runners to stilettos or from sandals to kinky boots.
- Another claim for a pair of shoes was received after a woman caught the heel of her stiletto - which snapped off - in a car park drain.
- Flip-flops turn into stilettos; pigtails into coiffed, cascading locks; bare faces get covered with unfortunately garish makeup.
- Shoes are now considered to be one of, if not the most important part of an outfit, be they stilettos, brogues, cowboy boots or sneakers.
- She's got a collection of stilettos, Converse sneakers, ballet slippers, as well as any number of designer clothes.
- If they are not cavalierly throwing out your stilettos, they are accusing you of wearing Wellingtons.
- They run a shoe shop, which is a front for a drugs operation, with Angela delivering the ‘goods’ inside pairs of stilettos and brogues, seemingly unnoticed by the local constabulary.
- At 43-years old, you are young enough to wear a sexy stiletto sandal in a fabulous metallic that's sure to drive girlfriends wild with shoe envy.
- I can't say I made a good shoe choice in wearing stilettos under such conditions.
- Be bold and brash in your grunge gear with loop earrings and big bangles or add chic to your feet by returning to the simple pointed court shoe or stiletto.
- In other shots, she is seen on the beach in a steamy ‘wet look’ image, and wandering down a hotel corridor in nothing but a men's shirt, black stockings and strappy black stilettos.
- She is fairly small in real life, about 5ft 5in, but tall in sling-back stilettos and fishnet stockings.
- Become a member simply by filling out a profile, and strappy slingbacks, sexy stilettos, and melt-worthy boots are yours at about 30 percent off retail.
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