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The particles also blew east, resulting in smoggy, scarlet sunsets over the Midwest and Northeast.
Sally Canzoneri’s photo of a patched-together wooden structure is even less red than Asher’s print, since the building’s coat of scarlet paint has almost entirely vanished.In the galleries: Rejuvenating the obsolete into unconventional art|Mark Jenkins|February 12, 2021|Washington Post
Attaching a scarlet letter to all of them would indeed be problematic.
In this sense, being required to wear an ankle monitor is akin to wearing a criminal record on one’s body—like a digital scarlet letter.Covid-19 has led to a worrisome uptick in the use of electronic ankle monitors|Amy Nordrum|October 8, 2020|MIT Technology Review
There was a very real chance coming forward could destroy any prospect of a career as a running coach, get him sued, and possibly land him with the scarlet letter of a USADA doping suspension.Inside a secret running program at Nike and a win-at-all-costs corporate culture|Rachel King|October 6, 2020|Fortune
Gang tattoos are still inked onto his face, like scarlet letters.
With scarlet lips and chemical red hair, the erstwhile agent is still making headlines in the West.
“I don't know what they want me as a witness for,” he told reporters, whom he received in scarlet pajamas in the hospital.
She confesses that shame “hung around my neck like a scarlet-A albatross.”
The end credit scene of Captain America: The Winter Soldier introduces the new Avengers the Scarlet Witch and Quicksilver.
Its pages are filled with the purple gowns of kings and the scarlet trappings of the warrior.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
Under the long lashes of low lids a pair of eyes black and insolent set off the haughty lines of her scarlet lips.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
The scarlet calico canopy was again set up over the bed, and the woven cradle, on its red manzanita frame, stood near.Ramona|Helen Hunt Jackson
As she peered into the face of Dr. Ashton, her own was scarlet and yellow, and her voice rose to a shriek.Elster's Folly|Mrs. Henry Wood
It seemed; it truly seemed as if the tide of blue, grey, scarlet specks was submerging the enemy's strongholds.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton