Sentence Examples


  • The minute he detected something more than a platonic relationship, it was going to be good-by friendship.
  • She and Dusty had been platonic lovers, sharing a bed and their frustrations, until Bianca swept him away.
  • The piquant comments of his platonic friend, Mademoiselle de Hautefort, upon Richelieu were relished by the king until he was informed of others said to have been made by her upon himself.
  • He had often spoken of his daughter Jane to Herbert, and "so much commended Mr Herbert to her, that Jane became so much a Platonic as to fall in love with Mr Herbert unseen."
  • Gaye, The Platonic Conception of Immortality and its Connexion with the Theory of Ideas (1904); R.