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.
  • 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.
  • Upon her head boards, in large gilt letters, he read "Bouton de Rose,"--Rose-button, or Rose-bud; and this was the romantic name of this aromatic ship.
  • There was a stove, a bed, and a place to sit, an infant in the house where it was born, a silk parasol, gilt-framed looking-glass, and a patent new coffee-mill nailed to an oak sapling, all told.

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