Sentence Examples


  • Large windows framed a picturesque pond, boarded by tall pines.
  • The trip took us out of the District on the Maryland side as we headed west through picturesque rolling hills and farm lands.
  • As we screeched to a stop, Agent Osborn, tall and picturesque, approached our car.
  • Perhaps that's why many of the citizens of the picturesque town decided they might as well enjoy mother nature's offerings rather than remain locked indoors for six or seven months.
  • The carriage-road from Athens to Thebes crosses the range by a picturesque defile (the pass of Dryoscephalae, "Oak-heads"), which was at one time guarded on the Attic side by a strong fortress, the ruins of which are known as Ghyphto-kastro ("Gipsy Castle").

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