Wednesday, September 15, 2010
Definitions for arch
- Cunning; crafty; sly.
- Obsolete. A person who is preeminent; a chief.
- A curved masonry construction for spanning an opening.
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Citations for arch
Shimell, an opera singer by trade, brings an arch theatricality to his role, making Miller sit comfortably as both a pompous author and a withdrawn husband.
Janney's performance is arch and knowing, as she mocks the mother who dispenses anti-depressants to her kids like candy and eventually tells them, "I lied to you because I love you."