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.
  • Among these are the new palace, an imposing structure of the 18th century, finished in 1807; the old palace, a 16th-century building, with a picturesque arcaded court; the KOnigsbau, a huge modern building with a fine colonnade, containing ball and concert rooms; the so-called Akademie, formerly the seat of the Karlschule, where Schiller received part of his education, and now containing the royal library; and the court theatre, destroyed by fire in 1902, and subsequently rebuilt.

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