Sentence Examples


  • It would seem as if the very language of our parlors would lose all its nerve and degenerate into palaver wholly, our lives pass at such remoteness from its symbols, and its metaphors and tropes are necessarily so far fetched, through slides and dumb-waiters, as it were; in other words, the parlor is so far from the kitchen and workshop.
  • Businesses, of course, do n't have this palaver to go through.
  • Here they kindled a flashlight and held a long palaver as to what was to be done with the prisoners.
  • Phundria senses that much of the whole PC palaver just might have been a thorough waste of time.
  • Then there was the usual palaver about what people voted for in 1975.

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