Sentence Examples


  • She couldn't help but think the barracks and all their activity and life were far more appealing than the solemn, stately apartment that was hers.
  • Katie trailed her into the stately Georgian mansion and glanced down as the polished wood beneath her feet creaked.
  • In her son's lifetime she had, for his sake, condoned the mesalliance, but it was impossible for the stately chatelaine and her low-born daughterin-law to live in peace under the same roof.
  • The Seriema, owing to its long legs and neck, stands some two feet or more in height, and in menageries bears itself with a stately deportment.
  • There are many stately figures in the Roman and other museums which clearly belong to the same school as the Parthenos; but they are copies of the Roman age, and not to be trusted in point of style.

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