Sentence Examples

  • Conventional signs and symbols are universally used in depicting these objects.
  • His revolt against conventional culture leads him to attack D.
  • These are small cups deeply and rudely cut with conventional representations of eagles, lions and griffins.
  • The plan is that of the conventional Roman theatre; the semicircular auditorium, which seated some 5000 persons, is, like that of the Dionysiac theatre, partly hollowed from the rock.
  • A special feature of their art is that, while often closely and minutely imitating natural objects, such as birds, flowers and fishes, the especial objects of their predilection and study, they frequently combine the facts of external nature with a conventional mode of treatment better suited to their purpose.