Elegant in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Elegant

Characterised by or exhibiting elegance. | Characterised by minimalism and intuitiveness while preserving exactness and precision. | (Ireland, colloquial, archaic) Fine; doing well.

Short Example Sentences for Elegant

  • 1. That hospital is a vast and elegant building. 🔊
  • 2. She was perfectly content with her elegant trifles. 🔊
  • 3. They do not care for new and more elegant editions. 🔊
  • 4. He was writing letters at an elegant table. 🔊
  • 5. Both ladies had refined feelings and elegant manners. 🔊
  • 6. With an elegant Illustrated Title-page. 🔊
  • 7. Leicht und elegant wie eine Pariserin spricht und spielt sie! 🔊
  • 8. An elegant sufficiency, content, Retirement, rural quiet, friendship, books. 🔊
  • 9. And to think I hadn't quite finished her elegant new spring hat! 🔊

How to use Elegant in Sentences?

  • 1. She is not such an elegant vessel as the yacht, and she is much more lumbered up. 🔊
  • 2. At about the same time the elegant little doorway at the west end of the aisle was found. 🔊
  • 3. It was a large, elegant house, handsomer than any they had passed on the avenue. 🔊
  • 4. A few elegant little suppers were then given, and some masked balls during the Carnival. 🔊
  • 5. It is not upon a large scale, and did not, perhaps, look the less elegant on that account. 🔊
  • 6. What had I to do with them, this elegant dust, these moulds of provincial fashion? 🔊
  • 7. Rhoda stood weeping between them, and Mrs. Palmer now appeared in an elegant morning wrapper. 🔊
  • 8. Hanging from the ceiling, a candelabrum of gilt bronze spreads its branches twisted into elegant volutes. 🔊
  • 9. It is a very elegant structure, and was founded by Governor Don Sebastian Hurtado de Corcuera. 🔊
  • 10. The dolphin is an elegant and swift swimmer, and capable of overtaking the swiftest of the finny tribe. 🔊
  • 11. The iridescent lines which play along its elegant curves as he lies on deck has awakened the enthusiasm of many a writer. 🔊
  • 12. The mode of life pursued at the villa was delightfully serene, diversified by interesting occupations and elegant leisure. 🔊
  • 13. It was a delightful dinner-party, elegant without ostentation, and select without pretence of exclusiveness. 🔊
  • 14. Manchester is in this respect an illustration of the whole group; the noblest and most elegant buildings sooner or later get smoke-begrimed. 🔊
  • 15. Only on the face of the elegant gentleman standing behind her chair is painted a merry, almost roguish, smile. 🔊
  • 16. Again, the most elegant way of vocally interpreting a poem, is to read it from a book, rather than to recite it. 🔊
  • 17. This work was first published in an elegant octavo volume, and sold at the unusually low price of $1.50. 🔊
  • 18. It was a beautiful baby girl, wrapped in elegant and costly cloth, and resting within a cradle overlaid in gold. 🔊
  • 19. Patricia had a vision of a fascinating, elegant creature with sorrowful eyes and plenty of furs, and she gave a little cry of expectation. 🔊
  • 20. An elegant chandelier hung over a central rosewood table; on this table lay abundance of music, evidently sorted with some care. 🔊
  • 21. This boy was tall and slender, and his face, though he had an elegant head, was too formed and adult to be agreeable or very taking for me. 🔊
  • 22. Opening into the elegant drawing-room was a not less elegant card room, appreciatively nicknamed the Inferno by the band. 🔊
  • 23. In the parlor of an elegant resident on Main street, a beautiful girl was sitting with an open book in her hand. 🔊
  • 24. But in the evening, lithe and elegant in his dress clothes and with his pleasant, slightly veiled voice, he always made her conquest afresh. 🔊
  • 25. No bigger nor me fist, ye know; but all set out elegant with little weeshy-dawshy teeth, all as perfect as ye could imagine. 🔊
  • 26. She is quite as beautiful, indeed even more so, for the portrait showed only the face, not her elegant commanding figure, and graceful movements. 🔊