Example sentences for: adoration

How can you use “adoration” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • It was such adoration that defined his hobby, which consisted in rummaging expeditions in search of memorabilia in which the ballerinas and actresses of his distant passions were present, as the loved one is fetishistically present in scraps and ribbons, snapshots and locks of hair, faded clippings and yellowing dance cards.

  • Leonardo’s Annunciation (1472–1477) of a few years later already shows his characteristic gentle tone and feeling for precise detail, and the Adoration of the Magi, even as an underdrawing left unfinished by his departure for Milan (1481), reveals his revolutionary power of psychological observation.

  • Look out for his Adoration of the Magi and a Madonna della Consolazione as sweet and serene as the Umbrian landscape of which you’ll catch a glimpse through the museum windows.

  • Ghirlandaio, master teacher of Leonardo da Vinci, decorated the Sassetti Chapel (far right of the high altar) with frescoes of St. Francis, and the Adoration of the Shepherds on the altar is considered his masterpiece.

  • An essay examines Napoleon's mixed legacy: Alone of history's great leaders, Napoleon inspires ambivalence (French adoration, British loathing).

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