Refinement in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Refinement

The act, or the result of refining; the removal of impurities, or a purified material | High-class style; cultivation. | A fine or subtle distinction.

Short Example Sentence for Refinement

  • 1. But the mouth belied this refinement of nature. 🔊
  • 2. It has rather the refinement of a lover of all that is beautiful. 🔊
  • 3. His description made me wonder at the degree of refinement there. 🔊
  • 4. He was a slight, dark man, of somewhat remarkable refinement of appearance. 🔊

How to use Refinement in Sentence?

  • 1. He wondered if refinement and elegance meant necessarily a suppression of all these. 🔊
  • 2. It is impossible to give an idea of the refinement and subtlety of all her transformations. 🔊
  • 3. There was an air of refinement and grace about her, which strangely puzzled me. 🔊
  • 4. Soup and refinement must be disseminated at one and the same time, over the same counter. 🔊
  • 5. Your masters, who are his scholars, conceive that all refinement has an aristocratic character. 🔊
  • 6. To tell the fortunes of gypsy girls was, he thought, the refinement of presumption. 🔊
  • 7. The toys, to be sure, are various, and are graduated in refinement to the quality of the dupe. 🔊
  • 8. An atmosphere of refinement must be made for her; she must be better dressed, more delicately fed. 🔊
  • 9. And there was Eli Snape, compared with whom Jack was a person of refinement and culture. 🔊
  • 10. The delicacy and refinement of form presented by this capital is perhaps greater than that of any other with which we are acquainted. 🔊
  • 11. Especially the analysis of the psychophysical conditions still lacks a sufficient refinement of method. 🔊
  • 12. To a great extent they come naturally from refinement of disposition and inborn delicacy of feeling. 🔊
  • 13. In some cases the acid is distributed from a sprinkling can, but this is a refinement which experience shows to be unnecessary. 🔊
  • 14. An environment which would drive a man of refinement to thoughts of suicide, does not produce so much as dissatisfaction in him. 🔊
  • 15. She found herself admiring the full forehead, the lines of refinement about the lips that the beard could not fully conceal. 🔊
  • 16. This would seem to be an unnecessary refinement in a new building, if observance is given to the suggestions made in previous paragraphs. 🔊
  • 17. He saw that she was as yet unspoiled, with a face of refinement far beyond the general run of the girls who applied to him for positions. 🔊
  • 18. Indeed, more true refinement is oftener found among the lower classes where religious principles exist than is generally supposed. 🔊
  • 19. The Squire was all that is dear and good as husband and father, but refinement was out of his line. 🔊
  • 20. The captives describe the usual mode of execution, by cutting-off the hands and feet, as being a refinement of cruelty. 🔊
  • 21. With a refinement of cruelty which was thoroughly Oriental, the slaver chief had decreed a respite. 🔊
  • 22. The gradual elevation and refinement of human needs, in the growth of civilisation, is the motive force of the development of religion. 🔊
  • 23. For, by a refinement of malice, he bequeathed this baleful thing to his descendants for ever, as an inalienable heirloom! 🔊
  • 24. Coarseness and gruffness lock doors, gentleness and refinement open them, while the rude, boorish man is shunned by all. 🔊
  • 25. His countenance, however, did not match with the refinement of his attire, for it betrayed high living and sensual indulgence. 🔊
  • 26. All the structures were rude, masculine, utilitarian, and the girl grew each moment in delicacy and refinement by contrast. 🔊
  • 27. There was a sensitive refinement in her face, as if she almost shrank from the gaze which, of necessity, the painter must have fixed upon her. 🔊
  • 28. The General was much impressed by her modest demeanor, and surprised to see the refinement and beauty she possessed. 🔊
  • 29. As the architecture of a country always follows the earliest structures, American architecture should be a refinement of the log-house. 🔊
  • 30. Perceptibly, in that magnificent refinement of speed, our enormous pace I felt to decrease ever so little. 🔊
  • 31. It has been found by various experimenters that there is no necessity to proceed to such a refinement as the determination of the actual weight of rubber yielded. 🔊