Sentence Examples


  • The pictures captured the solemnity of this day.
  • Humor will break up the solemnity of an occasion, or provide a welcome moment of light relief.
  • In public he maintained a bearing of rigid solemnity, and was seen to laugh only three times in the course of his life.
  • To mark the solemnity of the occasion, the patriarch's name was changed to Abraham, and that of his wife to Sarah.
  • "The solemnity of these," he says, "was first established by Mamertus.