Sentence Examples

  • Straw bags are the quintessential summer accessory that's perfect for days at the beach and time spent lounging by the pool, but many don't realize that there's no need to discard this style once the summer sun sets.
  • Yellows, blues, and greens are the most common colors to see in a Looney Tunes bedding set, with the characters in their quintessential colors: black and white for Sylvester and bright yellow for Tweety Bird.
  • Cheese aficionados often herald baked brie as the quintessential way to enjoy this savory cheese, while brie purists prefer sliced brie placed on dainty water crackers to enjoy the flavors of this cheese.
  • Goodfellas (1990) – The quintessential Mafia film had some steep competition that year, including The Godfather Part III, Patrick Swayze and Demi Moore in Ghost, and Robin Williams' Awakenings.
  • Featuring a loner (and arguable a loser), the quintessential tough-guy down on his luck, the online playing field, the mysterious female sidekick, Neuromancer won both the Hugo and the Nebula awards.