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Some operate like bellows, creating an accordion-like sound as they aspirate.How to Save Silent Movies: Inside New Jersey’s Cinema Paradiso|Rich Goldstein|October 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He had skinny legs and bloated ribs fanning from his torso like an accordion strapped to his chest.‘Tracing the Blue Light’: Read Chapter 1 of Eileen Cronin’s ‘Mermaid’|Eileen Cronin|April 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
You look at a structured coat from the front, and then from the back you see this beautiful pleat.Fashion’s Most Powerful Women: Victoria Beckham & Diane von Furstenberg Show at New York Fashion Week|Erin Cunningham|February 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The questions presented by the lower folds in the accordion are economic and social.
We live in an accordion economy, as I'm not the first to say.
A sailor, who had brought an accordion with him, was playing "While the North Sea roars," and other popular airs.Skipper Worse|Alexander Lange Kielland
The proprietor, being angry, rescued the accordion roughly; whereupon Anne pouted and cast appealing glances on her friends.Blazed Trail Stories|Stewart Edward White
However, Muriel in her salmon-coloured, accordion-pleated frock bowled Michael off his superior pedestal.Sinister Street, vol. 1|Compton Mackenzie
It seemed to have been pleated and shoved together like an accordion.Hunters Out of Space|Joseph Everidge Kelleam
Poor Mr. Nicholson had bought an accordion, which he amused himself in the long evenings with playing.Yorkshire Oddities, Incidents and Strange Events|S. Baring-Gould