Sentence Examples


  • These Prada wallet styles are less stodgy and conventional than their nylon counterparts, yet they maintain the same level of understated luxury that makes this brand subtle and unpretentious.
  • On the east side of Abdin Square is Abdin palace, an unpretentious building used for official receptions.
  • It was of course only the few who could afford elaborate tombs of the kind: the poor had to make shift with an unpretentious grave, in which the corpse was placed enveloped only by a few rags or enclosed in a rough wooden coffin.
  • The Anglican cathedral, begun in 1901 to replace an unpretentious building on the same site, is dedicated to St George.
  • The British residents have an unpretentious chapel in Rua Evaristo da Veiga, the Methodists a more modern structure on the Largo do Cattete and the Presbyterians a chapel near Praga Tiradentes.