Lustre in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Lustre

(British spelling) Alternative form of luster | (British spelling) Alternative form of luster (a lustrum)

Short Example Sentences for Lustre

  • 1. We ask no lustre of our own. 🔊
  • 2. The lustre of my morning-star. 🔊
  • 3. The lustre paled and dimmed on one gaudily bepainted leg. 🔊
  • 4. I overtake thee, ere thy lustre fade? 🔊
  • 5. Brassy: yellow, with the lustre of metallic brass. 🔊
  • 6. And how rarely has a greater lustre attached to any name than to his! 🔊
  • 7. The great lustre that had hung from the centre of the ceiling was gone. 🔊
  • 8. The colouring is exquisite, and the metallic sheen and lustre are unique. 🔊
  • 9. Her eyes were blue, the lustre of her face was like a white rose. 🔊
  • 10. The lustre of my crown--distasteful sign. 🔊

How to use Lustre in Sentences?

  • 1. When he is in uniform this youthfulness only adds lustre to his blushing honours. 🔊
  • 2. Her black eyes had a lustre in them which all her softness could not extinguish. 🔊
  • 3. I did not learn until afterward that it was pink lustre and worth a pretty penny. 🔊
  • 4. Schiller would be virtuous if he could clothe himself in the lustre of virtue without sacrifice. 🔊
  • 5. He was again at the head of a powerful army, and burned to retrieve the lustre of his arms. 🔊
  • 6. This is a very great mistake: nothing has its proper lustre but in its proper place. 🔊
  • 7. She looked straight at Longmore, and her eyes shone with a lustre that struck him as divine. 🔊
  • 8. Persons of the class to which he adds lustre are sacred from the pen of the humorist; they are ridiculous but not amusing. 🔊
  • 9. This principle is so clear, that logic can neither add to nor detract from the intrinsic lustre of its evidence. 🔊
  • 10. One day he was walking in his garden, and observed a remarkably silvery lustre on some water in a basin. 🔊
  • 11. Happy the author whose earliest works are read and understood by the lustre thrown back upon them from his latest! 🔊
  • 12. It instantly occurred to him that if he could put that lustre on his beads, he would have something decidedly new. 🔊
  • 13. What says your best successor, a lady who adds fresh lustre to a name that in fiction equals yours? 🔊
  • 14. Why should this gold upon my body, and the lustre which surrounds my name, only increase my infamy? 🔊
  • 15. The author may arrange the gems effectively, but their shape and lustre have been given by the attrition of ages. 🔊
  • 16. For the most part she was wrapped in clouds, of a dazzling lustre at the equator, and duskier towards the poles. 🔊
  • 17. He did not feel that he was shedding lustre on the Elizabethans as a patron: he regarded himself as a follower. 🔊
  • 18. He was said to have emitted a light, the splendor and beauty of which spread around like the lustre of a precious stone in a ring of gold. 🔊
  • 19. His face, broad and clean-shaven, shone with a lustre which was partly warmth and partly simple friendliness. 🔊
  • 20. She was a beautiful brunette, with great dark eyes which smiled when the sky was fair, but in which appeared the lustre of a tigress when enraged. 🔊
  • 21. Her back was towards him, but, as if aware of his vicinity, she turned round and cast the lustre of her full eye upon him. 🔊
  • 22. The frame is old and richly carved; and the painting, bordered by its beautiful dull gold, shines with the lustre of an emerald. 🔊
  • 23. The gas jet above her heightened the metallic lustre of her abundant hair, and deepened fringy shadows cast by her thick, dusky lashes. 🔊
  • 24. Some bright particular star, whose lustre flings romance over dry facts, firing the hearts of all patriots with enthusiasm and national fervor. 🔊
  • 25. No association with men, no military dignity of command, which she could so well assume, ever tarnished the lustre of her sweet humility. 🔊