Sentence Examples


  • There was a pedestal in front of them and the man, Rev. Martin, had his hand resting on what Dean assumed was a bible.
  • A monument was raised to his memory at Stockholm by Gustavus III.; and a modern statue has been erected to him at Tours, with an inscription on the pedestal: " Je pense, donc je suis."
  • In Monument Square, the site of a battery in 1775 is a soldiers' and sailors' monument (1889), a tall granite pedestal surmounted by a bronze female figure, by Franklin Simmons; at the corner of State Street is a statue of Henry W.
  • We have put the Italian Renaissance on such a pedestal that it never occurs to us that our age could measure up to such a lofty time.
  • A spiral stairway leads from the base of this pedestal to the torch.

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