Sentence Examples


  • Wearing a diaphanous swimsuit is certainly a way to get noticed, and your risqué appearance may be the perfect look for certain underground "clothing optional" clubs.
  • If you thought the micro bikini was a recipe for exposure, then add the concept of diaphanous mesh, and you're basically just icing your swimsuit cake.
  • She wore a flowing, diaphanous gown and had long, wavy, bronze colored hair.
  • Finds no difficulty in applying a uniform coat of pigment to porcelain biscuit, and covering the whole with a diaphanous glaze.
  • The wide expanse that opened out before the heights on which the Russian batteries stood guarding the bridge was at times veiled by a diaphanous curtain of slanting rain, and then, suddenly spread out in the sunlight, far-distant objects could be clearly seen glittering as though freshly varnished.