In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- She flung the stiletto on the table and lunged from the sword once more.
- 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.
- 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.
- It is alleged that a disguised meat cleaver, stiletto blade and a dagger were taken on to a packed British Airways Boeing 747 flight.
- 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.
- The sparse, terse prose he employed was like a stiletto knife stabbing at the underbelly of post-war Britain.
- He also taught me to use a small dagger called 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.
- And, in this, she has just turned her back on Tom in time for him to slip a stiletto right between the shoulder blades.
- 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.
- She brandishes a stiletto knife, telling her that she will kill her if she does.
- The centrepiece of the set, a T-Rex sculpture comprised only of tennis rackets and stilettos, is a work of art in itself.
- 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.
- The crew snarled like roused curs, and some made as if to stand, hands clasping the hilts of cutlasses and swords, daggers and stilettos.
- He drives a BMW that now has a hole made by my stiletto in one of the door panels.
- It won't stifle you with brilliant play, but it will drive a stiletto beneath your shoulder blade when you're not looking.
- She tried to drive her stiletto knife into his throat but he threw her off before it touched his skin.
- He buckled on his sword belt, slipped a dagger into his boot sheath, and tucked a stiletto into his sleeve.
- The weapon wasn't a pocketknife or sheath knife, but a stiletto.
- The figure drew out a slender stiletto dagger before hissing, ‘I am Nightcat, the bringer of your death!’
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- 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.
- Wearing cropped trousers accompanied by either knee high boots or silver stilettos is a crime.
- For evenings out, pair it with strappy stilettos and your favorite dangle earrings.
- 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.
- As well as their own slinky shoes, the site also features boots and stilettos by the likes of Gucci and Miu Miu.
- 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.
- Today we have such a broad range in choice, we can choose from runners to stilettos or from sandals to kinky boots.
- She is fairly small in real life, about 5ft 5in, but tall in sling-back stilettos and fishnet stockings.
- Strappy high-heeled sandals and fabulous glitter-encrusted stilettos are more my kind of thing.
- I can't say I made a good shoe choice in wearing stilettos under such conditions.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- She's got a collection of stilettos, Converse sneakers, ballet slippers, as well as any number of designer clothes.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
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