Kid brother Eli (Rory Culkin) is a buttoned-down
little neurotic whose problems his too-smart parents can't easily define (although basic early-teen shyness would probably cover it).
South African art dealers, reformed junkies and comely frog researchers share a verbal similarity with each other and with Raphelson.
I find it really difficult to generalize because gay people are all so different: They're conservative and they're liberal and they're right-wing and left-wing and flamboyant and buttoned-down
For Songcatcher she has invented a buttoned-down
musicologist named Dr.
With the stage thus set for highbrow farce, the momentum kicks in, and the Elliotts allow their strong ensemble a degree of comic elbow room that's rare in the buttoned-down
At least, that's how it seems to Ben (Ben Affleck), a buttoned-down
copywriter (he composes book-jacket blurbs) soon to be married to the love of his life, a fresh, funny, earthy Southern belle named Bridget (Maura Tierney).
She toted a briefcase as a buttoned-down
business executive in 1985; her doctor's coat in 1988 was accessorized with a clipboard and a stethoscope.
That he doesn't seem to mind spending much of his time away on business and gets a kind of perverse pleasure out of lying to his wife about quitting smoking would perhaps indicate some dark resentment roiling beneath Welles' buttoned-down
These ranged from Prince Charles, the buttoned-down
heir to the British throne, to Omar al-Bashir, the turban-clad president of Sudan, a country ostracized by the West for its alleged support of terrorism.
Bennett is a brawler who is comfortable dealing with reporters, while Kendall has a much more buttoned-down
persona, and they have often disagreed over how best to defend the president.
delegation from Wall Street wants musicians and actors to allow the sale of securities backed by the artists' projected earnings.
3) Jenna Elfman is a free spirit and Thomas Gibson is her buttoned-down
new husband in ``Dharma & Greg.