Sentence Examples


  • His brass instruments have lost nothing of their ancient nobility.
  • He couldn't wait to list his rusty tins, copper mugs, and brass candle sticks on an Internet auction site.
  • Mr. O'Hara stooped and removed the brass ashtray from the trashcan.
  • The city has extensive manufactures of heavy machinery, electric supplies, brass and copper products and silk goods.
  • The development of pianoforte technique since Beethoven has been in some ways even more revolutionizing than that of the brass instruments; and pianoforte instrumentation, both in solo and in chamber-music, is a study for a lifetime.