Do you have aspirations to do more roles in that vein, something darker or more villainous?
In this vein, Richard Dawkins attacks the “God Hypothesis” as if God were a scientific proposition.
Perhaps they are so loved because they emerged from the populist fray in the vein of reality-TV stars.
If someone were identified as Jewish, it was in the vein of biography-as-destiny full disclosure.
So in the vein of March Madness, here are my picks for the Final Four of the 2014 GOP championship of crazy.
And the big tree, pushing its roots down into the vein, has brought away a piece of it, eh?
The vein was porous and water was constantly trickling out of it.
The length of the fibre, moreover, cannot be determined with any absolute certainty from the thickness of the vein.
Along with this rollicking fun he had a vein of deepest melancholy.
All this in a joking manner, and yet a vein of seriousness ran through it somewhere.
c.1300, from Old French veine, from Latin vena "a blood vessel," also "a water course, a vein of metal, a person's natural ability or interest," of unknown origin. The mining sense is attested in English from late 14c. (Greek phleps "vein" had the same secondary sense). Figurative sense of "strain or intermixture" (of some quality) is recorded from 1560s; that of "a humor or mood, natural tendency" is first recorded 1570s.
Any of the branching blood vessels carrying blood toward the heart. All veins except the pulmonary vein carry dark unaerated blood.
A blood vessel.
venous adjective (vē'nəs)
: a veggie pal of ours