AMUSEMENTS............................2
no connection whatever with the brilliant ferris wheel and the amusements taking place on the common. Even the horses, standing uncertainlyp 736 R 1967
Eden-Olympia is the eighth deadly sin. It's essential to find amusements.‘ ‘Sports? Swimming? Gym?‘ Madame Delage shuddered discreetly, as if Ip 53 SC 2000
 
 AMUSES................................2
husband, 177; accompanies HRH to Ankor, 189; marries HRH, 191; amuses Ho Chi-minh, 195; divorces HRH, 201 Hamilton, Ursula (later Mrsp 942 I 1977
little more. You'll have to find some new activity that amuses her. There are so many interesting games at Eden-Olympia ...‘ Hisp 87 SC 2000
 
 AMUSING...............................13
up norm solutions, none of which ever worked. ‘They're very amusing,‘ she said. ‘We play i-Go and I sing for themp 7 PB 1956
their shelves behind the grille, one of the junior cashiers amusing himself by reading the labels. The department store, with itsp 200 LW 1960
Riggs noticed him smiling to himself at this conceit. ‘What's amusing you, Robert? Another of your obscure jokes? Don't try top 23 DW 1962
are you trying to prove? These self-destructive impulses may be amusing to play with now, but when we've gone they won'tp 26 DW 1962
with luck you won't have any more trouble. It's rather amusing, the timing device on the two-stroke starting engine had gonep 50 DW 1962
mention. There was also the mildly malicious pleasure -- less amusing now than it had been -- of seeing Louise shudderp 630 DS 1964
perversions as paedophilia and sodomy will become derided cliches, as amusing as pottery ducks on suburban walls.‘ Chase Sequence. As thep 78 THF 1969
played string trios with friends on the 25th floor, an amusing and refined man to whom Laing often talked as hep 25 HR 1975
the house. For the first few days it was rather amusing, though Richard was angry and depressed. The company is ap 969 HWT 1978
function was to be photographed beside parties of visitors, an amusing oddity of the tourist trail. But perhaps the American wasp 1108 MWM 1985
as much as the product, and Pendergrast devotes his most amusing chapters to the mind-numbing efforts which the marketing men devotedp 214 UGM 1993
and already seeing my grumpy mood as one of the amusing foibles of a family retainer. He had been away forp 234 CN 1996
you are. He used to be keen on bridge, liked amusing the ladies, played a wristy game of squash.‘ Fairfax pressedp 30 KC 2006
 
 AMUSINGLY.............................1
notables they mixed with socially were well-to-do automobile dealers. Wolfe amusingly describes their sudden induction into NASA, and the silly andp 274 UGM 1979
 
 AMYL..................................1
each a compact pharmaceuticals kit packed with cocaine, heroin, amphetamines, amyl nitrite and barbiturates. His gambling syndicate ran in parallel, ap 258 CN 1996
 
 ANACHRONISM...........................1
by a British ex-serviceman seemed little more than a quaint anachronism. Edward Behr's biography is a cool and convincing attempt top 50 UGM 1989
 
 ANACHRONISMS..........................2
happy days watching the televised Moon-landings and Miss World contests, anachronisms that belonged to a vanished decade. As I left Londonp 282 KW 1991
Unlike most undergraduates -- never ‘students‘, one of countless minor anachronisms -- I knew Cambridge well when I first went upp 139 ML 2008
 
 ANAEMIA...............................4
him examine the young woman. Her tubercular breathing and severe anaemia needed little further diagnosis, but he reached forward to takep 108 CW 1966
journey to Vence, described a recurrent dermatitis, complicated by chronic anaemia and anorexia. Sitting in my comfortable office, beyond a waitingp 1001 HFF 1980
Gaston Brossard's will. As I well knew, dermatitis, anorexia and anaemia were all too often convenient descriptions for a lack ofp 1002 HFF 1980
a professional eye, recalling the diagnosis of dermatitis, anorexia and anaemia. Christina Brossard was thin but not under-nourished, and her pallorp 1003 HFF 1980
 
 ANAEMIC...............................9
weeks of his arrival. Despite the sand and the few anaemic palms, the entire landscape of the island was synthetic, ap 590 TB 1964
the watch-tower. Two women sat in a doorway, rocking an anaemic child. At various points along the perimeter of the settlementp 118 D 1965
in a grey flannel suit. His face was pale and anaemic, hair plastered down to hide his huge bony forehead. Hep 770 CA 1968
a black overcoat, and a younger woman with a pale, anaemic skin, still sat upright in the rear seat. Their headsp 153 C 1973
the top floor. Pangbourne had wanted to throw out this anaemic and rambling woman, but Royal overruled him. Somewhere below, Wilderp 133 HR 1975
he really spent his life with these quiet, civilized and anaemic people? Amused by them, but already bored by the wholep 909 UC 1976
and undernourished, their bony faces flicked over by flies. The anaemic women seemed affected by the slack water in the channelp 224 DC 1987
even though Dr Barbara warned him that he was becoming anaemic. He fed the birds and, Neil liked to think, dreamedp 12 RP 1994
like flying saucers.‘ She took my hands and turned my anaemic palms to the light. ‘You have to get out ofp 238 KC 2006
 
 ANAEROBICS............................1
gym instructress: ‘At first I thought he was heavily into anaerobics. Some kind of dynamic meditation, he called it, all acrobaticp 1097 OOA 1984
 
 ANAESTHESIA...........................2
through the montage photographs which the volunteers had assembled during anaesthesia. Disquieting diorama of pain and mutilation: strange sexual wounds, imaginaryp 68 THF 1969
neck cutting into his elbow. Maitland sat up, remembering the anaesthesia which the wine had brought him. He could remember asp 23 CI 1974
 
 ANAESTHETIC...........................5
nose, but the air was heavy with the smell of anaesthetic gas. ‘We'll be waking the whole street if we gop 134 KW 1991
my hand against her shoulder. The faint, smothering odour of anaesthetic gas clung to the pillows, and I felt myself driftingp 136 KW 1991
I found his flying jacket at her apartment. But Jane's anaesthetic took care of that pain too ... I kissed the pearlp 282 SC 2000
on the stone path. My head was clearing, as the anaesthetic effects of the whisky rapidly faded. Somewhere inside my chestp 57 MP 2003
to their homes. The cable channels had reverted to an anaesthetic diet of household hints and book-group discussions. Once people beganp 279 KC 2006
 
 ANAESTHETICS..........................3
act. On the fourth day, for no evident reason, the anaesthetics were withdrawn. All morning I vomited into the enamel pailp 28 C 1973
I controlled the sphincter, numbed by the long succession of anaesthetics. Lying there with a weak bladder, I wondered why, afterp 32 C 1973
watching the screen as it threw up a list of anaesthetics. ‘I'm badgering you. Let's forget about David.‘ Jane smiled atp 69 SC 2000
 
 ANAESTHETISED.........................1
was almost as if the presence of the water had anaesthetised him, smothering his true character so that only the surfacep 121 DW 1962
 
 ANAESTHETIST'S........................1
sister relaxing with a tumbler of whisky in the chief anaesthetist's office. As always, she was doing all the talking, butp 87 RP 1994
 
 ANAESTHETIZED.........................3
The markings were redrawn on the patient when she was anaesthetized and on the operating table. First, a line from thep 115 MWR 1990
expensive of all, caviare, harvested by Caesarean section from the anaesthetized female sturgeon. Lobsters meet an equally unhappy fate, but takep 247 UGM 1993
the hypodermic syringe my senses had sharpened, as if an anaesthetized world had woken up and seized me in its gripp 324 SC 2000
 
 ANAGRAM...............................2
cipher that seemed to contain in its double swastika an anagram of all the zodiacal emblems in the horoscopy manual. Wasp 984 Z2 1978
hunger for material rewards (summed up in Andre Breton's cruel anagram, ‘Avida Dollars‘) and to his marked flair for the wrongp 99 UGM 1986
 
 ANAGRAMS..............................2
sheets of galvanized iron by the basement print-shop. These cryptic anagrams, Proctor's serene message to himself, surrounded them everywhere. Maitland scannedp 112 CI 1974
eyes presided over these reassembling letters as if over the anagrams of stigmata. There is a power generator on the roofp 889 UC 1976
 
 ANAIS.................................2
probably the only woman whom Miller really loved, later prompted Anais Nin to comment: ‘The more I read Dostoevsky the morep 112 UGM 1991
the New Instinctivism) and began a heady, ten-year affair with Anais Nin. She saw him as the Mellors to her Ladyp 113 UGM 1991
 
 ANAL..................................5
techniques for a variety of sex acts, (11) a torn anal detrusor muscle, (12) a glossary of idioms and catch phrasesp 54 GAN 1967
newsreels were intercut with material of genital, axillary, buccal and anal character. The expressed faecal matter of execution sequences was foundp 94 LNE 1968
b) Governor Reagan and Mrs Temple Black in mediating an anal modulus. Further tests were devised to assess the latent sexualp 95 LNE 1968
young woman's excrement; (3) diagrams of female orifices: buccal, orbital, anal, urethral, some showing wound areas; (4) the results of ap 75 THF 1969
patrons might have applauded a telling crutch shot or elegant anal penetration. Later, when we returned to our hotel on Copacabanap 241 KW 1991
 
 ANAL-RETENTIVE........................1
with their jodhpurs and dinner parties, their private schools and anal-retentive snobberies. I sympathized with the marching supporters, and was readyp 160 KC 2006
 
 ANAL-SADIST...........................1
He looks like a mousy accountant but he's a textbook anal-sadist.‘ ‘You must know him well. Were you lovers?‘ ‘I don'tp 114 SC 2000
 
 ANAL-SADISTIC.........................1
windshields and rear trunk assemblies). Powerful erotic fantasies of an anal-sadistic character surrounded the image of the Presidential contender. Subjects werep 757 WIW 1968
 
 ANALGESIC.............................1
to safety, Kerans ready at his elbow to administer an analgesic or tranquilliser. Despite his brisk military front, Kerans found thep 12 DW 1962
 
 ANALITY...............................2
concepts, basic equations which re-formulate the roles of aggression and anality. a unique ontology of violence and disaster. Reagan's personality. Thep 758 WIW 1968
unique ontology of violence and disaster. Reagan's personality. The profound anality of the Presidential contender may be expected to dominate thep 758 WIW 1968
 
 ANALOG................................1
patina of the merely contemporary; by comparison Campbell's Astounding and Analog, with their third-rate 1950s jargonizing, their blue-collar intellectual clap-trap, arep 203 UGM 1974
 
 ANALOGIES.............................2
intellectual strength. ‘In so far as mathematical concepts have their analogies in the physical universe, yes -- but that's an enormousp 284 GA 1961
Neil now knew by heart, combined religious fervour, high-flown sporting analogies and blatant threats against the French consul in Honolulu andp 24 RP 1994
 
 ANALOGOUS.............................1
What's next?‘ Morley shook his head. ‘The two steps aren't analogous. Anyway, in point of fact you haven't left the primevalp 58 M69 1957
 
 ANALOGUE..............................2
set. How can you compete with an IBM heavy-duty logomatic analogue? Look at this one, for heaven's sake. It sounds likep 215 S5 1961
body, developing a sexual expertise that would be an exact analogue of the other skills created by the multiplying technologies ofp 100 C 1973
 
 ANALOGUES.............................1
embarked on a series of impulsive journeys all over Europe, analogues perhaps of some mysterious movement within her mind. Eventually shep 89 PAJa 1990
 
 ANALOGY...............................5
same way you can't get out of the City.‘ ‘The analogy doesn't hold,‘ M. said. He gestured at the walls aroundp 36 CC 1957
membrane accumulates energy when it resonates -- you remember the analogy of the bridge collapsing under the soldiers marching in stepp 178 VT 1960
come from?‘ Bayliss put away his notebook. ‘Don't take the analogy of the film strip too literally. You may not seep 143 ZT 1960
across a floor composed of blocks of varying heights, an analogy reinforced by the squares of the terrace, into which herp 550 SG 1963
smiled bleakly, as if aware of the slenderness of the analogy and its faint hopes. ‘Emerelda's withdrawn completely into her privatep 552 SG 1963
 
 ANALYSE...............................7
prevented him from doing so. Later, when he began to analyse Forbis, he found that his personality, or what there wasp 407 M99 1962
on the chair at his feet. ‘I wish you wouldn't analyse me in front of that man, Robert.‘ She handed himp 27 DW 1962
It's a very ticklish situation over here. It's hard to analyse and get a complete grasp of the whole story, becausep 954 TW 1967
analysing yourself.‘ ‘Why? I didn't know there was anything to analyse.‘ ‘You could have fooled me, dear sport. Your patients wouldp 103 KW 1991
brain softens out the sharp contrasts so that we can analyse them more clearly -- otherwise the world would be ap 200 KW 1991
agreed. ‘Except for one thing -- our aim is to analyse, not arouse. Think of this vast human activity, common top 265 KW 1991
finger on a small scanner and the computers here will analyse everything: liver enzymes, cholesterol, prostate markers, the lot.‘ ‘Alcohol levelsp 67 SC 2000