The main column of soldiers far below poured up to the village and went down the straggly street in a tide of dark figures.
His face above his straggly whiskers was red with temper and with liquor.
It was a junk wagon, and on the seat was a dirty, ragged man with a straggly black beard.
They're black and lustrous, but by leaving them straggly they're a blemish.
His hair was grey--rather long and straggly--his eyes hazel, looking through spectacles wildly.
He looked down at the ground and up into the straggly palms, then heaved a sigh.
There was a screen of straggly brush, with emptiness beyond.
Then comes a town deep in black mud—a straggly, inch-thick plank town, with dull red grain elevators.
In spite of his straggly beard and unkempt appearance, there was a vague suggestion of the soldier about him.
His straggly gray beard confronted the fire-fighters everywhere, goading on the laggards, cheering the valiant.