she looked more delicately austere than any among them.
Her voice was austerely quiet.
A combination of stateliness and coziness, you understand, a very austere house like this must have a few softening touches.
Her body, sagging limply from her shoulders, contradicted the inflexible precision of the legs; the cold austerity of her face contradicted the pose of her body.
The structures were austere and simple, until one looked at them and realized what work, what complexity of method, what tension of thought had achieved the simplicity.
His face was drawn, austere in cruelty, ascetic in passion, the cheeks sunken, the lips pulled down, set tight.
Instead of being austerely enclosed, this alleged temple is wide open, like a western saloon.
She spoke on a single, level tone, as if she were reciting an austere catechism of faith.
Wynand could not understand for a long time why the place gave him an impression of luxury, until he saw that one did not notice the furniture at all: only a clean sweep of space and the luxury of an austerity that had not been simple to achieve.
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He took a vow of silence and leads an austere life at the monastery.
While most kids are partying at college, she practiced austerity during her college years.