Antonyms of TORSO

Examples of usage:

  1. When they were alone he addressed him in a torso of interest which banished all appearance of intrusion. "Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte, v7" by Louis Antoine Fauvelet de Bourrienne
  2. The lapse of upward of six centuries had reduced this once mighty tree to a mere crumbling fragment, yet, like a gigantic torso in ancient statuary, the grandeur of the mutilated trunk gave evidence of what it had been in the days of its glory. "Abbotsford and Newstead Abbey" by Washington Irving
  3. Adam's head is full of character; it is Christ- like; his torso ugly, his legs wooden. "Promenades of an Impressionist" by James Huneker
  4. His overtaxed strength collapsed when the strain was most tense; and his life therefore figures as a torso, which should not be criticized as if it were the perfect statue. "William Pitt and the Great War" by John Holland Rose
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