Sentence Examples


  • Over the mantle hung a gilt-framed landscape oil; a fall scene that captured all the colors he so loved.
  • Over it rose a dome entirely covered with gold, with two minarets at the sides, likewise gilt all over.
  • In general, however, there is no evidence to prove that this use was liturgical, though the silver-gilt mitre of Bishop Wren of Ely (d.
  • - German Mitre, of red velvet embroidered with pearls and silver gilt plaques.
  • For my humor's sake, I shall preserve the style in which I once narrated it at Lima, to a lounging circle of my Spanish friends, one saint's eve, smoking upon the thick-gilt tiled piazza of the Golden Inn.

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