Sentence Examples


  • Humor will break up the solemnity of an occasion, or provide a welcome moment of light relief.
  • The pictures captured the solemnity of this day.
  • Affected by the solemnity of the scene, there was a wondering gaze of incredulous curiosity in his countenance.
  • Every day our garments become more assimilated to ourselves, receiving the impress of the wearer's character, until we hesitate to lay them aside without such delay and medical appliances and some such solemnity even as our bodies.
  • She caught the young officer by his cuffs, and a look of solemnity and fear appeared on her flushed face.

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