Example sentences for: amelia

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

  • Amelia Simmons' American Cookery in 1796 had a recipe “To alamode a round of Beef.”

  • And in Chapter VI of Vanity Fair , when Blenkinsop, the housekeeper, sought to console Amelia for Joe Sedley's jilting of her dear Rebecca, Thackeray confides (indelicately?)

  • that Amelia wept confidentially on the housekeeper's shoulder “and relieved herself a good deal.”

  • Founded by auto mechanic Allan Loughhead and his brother Malcolm in 1916--with, tellingly enough, designer Jack Northrop, who went on to found Northrop Aircraft--the company struggled until it produced the Vega, the plane that Amelia Earhart flew across the Atlantic.

  • The abbreviated boeuf à la mode --no geography necessary for this national plat du jour --is, of course, and as correctly described in Amelia Simmons's American Cookery, a round of Beef cooked with spices and vegetables.


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