Sentence Examples


  • He eschewed the pulpit and stood in front of the altar, looking like a caricature of Ichabod Crane, gaunt and gangling, but the words from his mouth were pure silver.
  • Gregorovius says this ceremony "was the fantastic caricature in which ended the imperium of Charles the Great.
  • Under that somewhat frivolous title he treated all the leading events of the day in a fine spirit of caricature, entirely free from grossness and vulgarity, without a trait of personal malice, and with an under-current of true sympathy and honest purpose that will preserve these papers, like the sketches of Hogarth, long after the events and manners they illustrate have passed from the minds of men.
  • It would be a mistake to think that this is ironic--a caricature of the historical accounts.
  • Yet from his beer belly to his Scouse accent, Kilfoyle is almost a caricature of an old Labor MP.

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