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high-key

Describing something that is done or felt in a significant or dramatic way. Modeled on the phrase "low-key." OK, yes, I'm high-key obsessed with this picture, but isn't it so pretty?
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That gives you a tailwind from high key to low key.
For national government, stability is high key which is a vital national interest but for the US, it is its peaceful exit and the threat of Daesh that are the primary concerns, which are very much a subset of overall American interests but not the conflict land.
Fitch's ratings do not identify high key person risk given the consensual and disciplined decision-making process.
Your daily life feels high key and busy, and yet your compassion and openness with others is so obvious, right now, too.
A since-deleted blog titled "Is Rihanna Going to Make Being Fat the Hot New Trend?" by Barstool Sports blogger Chris "Spags" Spagnuolo described Rihanna's purported "high key thiccness" as leading to "a world of ladies shaped like the Hindenburg." Cosmopolitan (http://www.cosmopolitan.com/sex-love/a9952287/barstool-sports-deletes-fat-shaming-rihanna-blog-post/) reported Tuesday :
The panellist are various high key profiles from different sectors.
There are more than seven pages of color swatches, including high key colors, neutral mixes, brights, and others.
There are also eight advanced filter options for extra creA[degrees] ativity, including Toy Camera, Miniature, Dynamic Tone, Pop Colour, Soft Focus, High Key, Low Key and Partial Colour, while in Multiple Exposure mode it's easy to overlay two images on a single frame.
Undoubtedly the most high key launch of the year, the KTM Duke 390 was the most anticipated bike to go on sale in India in 2013.
Such "plans often start high key, but end poorly," said government researcher Wang Jun, who visited an airport project last month.
Then there is the colour tone mode, which will allow you to choose between various colour effects like Sepia, Monochrome, High Key, Toy Camera etc.
"This accreditation confirms the DHA's commitment to meet high key performance indicator (KPI) levels and provide internal customers with high-level of quality services in line with international standards," remarked Mubaraka Ibrahim, the director of IT.
“Our entire range is now extended with these slick new slim fit shirts made from smooth fabrics in cool designs and colours selected from a high key contrast palette” said Dobson.
The rhythmic text reads aloud well, supported by the artwork which is a blaze of high key colour--intense orange, scarlet, purple, lime, ochre, azure, and turquoise.