Sentence Examples


  • It aims less at clearness and vividness than at epigrammatic point.
  • The style of the Epodes is pointed and epigrammatic, that of the Satires natural and familiar.
  • His style ranges from the brilliancy of his youth to the sternness and sombre gravity of age, passing almost to poetic expression in its epigrammatic terseness.
  • Emerson's style is brilliant, epigrammatic, gem-like; clear in sentences, obscure in paragraphs.
  • The Letters are models of graceful thought and refined expression, each of them dealing with a single topic and generally ending with an epigrammatic point.