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make a leg

obsolete To make a show of obeisance or fealty by bowing deeply (drawing one's right leg back in the process). As I began extinguishing the lamps for the night, a small wiry man appeared before me, wearing a comically oversized suit and making a leg in a most melodramatic fashion.
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A tan makes legs look slimmer and more toned anyway, but St Tropez Gradual Tan Plus Sculpt And Glow, PS18, ups the ante by including firming ingredients to improve thighs over time.
A tan always makes legs look slimmer and more toned anyway, but St Tropez Gradual Tan Plus Sculpt And Glow, PS18, ups the ante by including firming ingredients to improve your thighs over time.
Not only was the collaboration big news on the fashion calendar, but this particular piece is refreshingly colourful and the short length and umbrella skirt cinches in the waist and makes legs appear longer and thinner.
This broadening of the trunk makes legs appear too short for the body.
Not only will a bit of shimmer set off shins, it also makes legs look slimmer.
This incredibly light and discreet range of hosiery makes legs look immediately sun kissed smooth and blemish free in three natural shades of nude, dark and natural tan as well as black.
Not only does L'eggs Care reduce the appearance of cellulite, it also makes legs look visibly firmer and more toned.
Circulatory conditions that involve veins range from varicose veins, which are unsightly and painful, to chronic venous insufficiency, which makes legs feel tired or heavy, to phlebitis, which causes painful inflammation and increases the risk of fatal blood clots.
What makes legs so appealing to roboticists is the remarkable ability of legged animals to traverse complicated natural terrains, which are often not level, may be slippery, provide poor support, have significant vertical variations, large obstacles, and provide sparse footholds - see Chapter 14 in [4].
And apply body bronzer wherever the sun normally hits on cheeks, chest and shins, a red-carpet trick that makes legs look longer.
Bright colours and loud patterns will magnify gut-buckets and the style makes legs stumpy.
90, a kind of body lotion cum cover- up cum colour-enhancing leg make-up that evens out and makes legs look more presentable.
Ankle straps or detail makes legs look chunky and shorter.