Sentence Examples


  • Powerful as a comic playwright, he was not a poet in the proper sense of the term.
  • The books were profusely illustrated with wood-cuts and chromoxylographs from pictures of the ukiyoe masters, who, like the playwright, the actor and the romancer, ministered to the pleasure of the man in the street.
  • Her husband distinguished himself both as actor and playwright, and his Parisien (1682) gave Mme Guerin one of her greatest successes.
  • A later playwright, James Hurdis, made More's career the subject of a play in 1792.
  • Eger was the birthplace of the novelist and playwright Braun von Braunthal (1802-1866).