Keystone in a sentence
Definition of Keystone (transitive) To distort (an image) by projecting it onto a surface at an angle, which for example causes a square to look like a trapezoid. | (transitive, retail) To double the cost price in order to determine the retail price; to apply a markup of 100%. | (architecture) The top stone of an arch.
Short Example Sentence for Keystone
- 1. Tabulation is not the keystone of the arch of thanksgiving.
- 2. It is the keystone of the arch of divine revelation.
- 3. This is, in fact, the keystone of the imperial arch.
- 4. Pennsylvania, the Keystone State.
- 5. Love when it comes is the keystone of this brief span of Life of ours.
- 6. Mrs. Capella's yielding to blackmail is the keystone of the arch.
- 7. Adam's sin is the corner-stone of Christianity; the keystone of the arch.
How to use Keystone in a Sentence?
- 1. This block was like the keystone in an arch, and held the others firmly in place.
- 2. I suppose the custom was brought over by the Germans, who settled in the Keystone State.
- 3. St. Cyr at the moment looked like a Keystone Kop after the chase sequence, and knew it.
- 4. The lifting of the keystone of the arch, when first inserted is a very interesting performance.
- 5. The integrity and permanence of the person is the keystone to religion, as it is to philosophy and ethics.
- 6. If this staging is removed before the keystone is put in place, the entire structure falls in ruins.
- 7. It shows the Church as the keystone in which the various thrusts of those contending masses met and balanced each other.
- 8. Like the keystone of an arch, or the link of a chain, forests cannot be destroyed without the collapse of the entire fabric.
- 9. She was working a lace collar to wear with a certain blue blouse, and upon that flimsy keystone was erecting an air-castle.
- 10. The main west doorway has the round arch resting upon coupled pilasters, the keystone is adorned with the head and arms of a winged figure.
- 11. His friends put no one else beside him; and his colleagues in the Cabinet were well aware that he represented the keystone in their arch.
- 12. Exactness of expression is as important to Pushkin as it was to Pope, just as fearless honesty was the keystone of his personality.
- 13. Buy one thousand Keystone Central at twenty' went to the manager with the rest.
- 14. The resurrection of Jesus is the keystone of Christian faith, the central stay on which the structure rests.
- 15. Finally let me insert as the keystone of all that I have been saying in this chapter, be sincere, and ardent, and consistent, in your own piety.
- 16. Explain Lincoln by any theory you will, his personality was the keystone of the Northern arch; subtract it, and the arch falls.
- 17. This is because she is in harmony with her age, and has not, therefore, put herself in rivalry with them; and harmony is the very keystone of beauty.
- 18. I suppose it is not strange that the hostile critics occupy themselves almost entirely with this keystone of the arch, since that has given the name to the whole tendency.
- 19. When the keystone has been placed in position the arch will sustain considerable weight, but if it be removed nearly all of the other stones tumble to the floor in a confused heap.
- 20. Family sacrifices have become the keystone of all the Law of Persons and much of the Law of Things.
- 21. The militia promptly responded to the call, and military preparations were going on, not only in the old Keystone State, but throughout the land.