Example sentences for: paraphrases

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

  • It is not surprising, therefore, that there is an almost inexhaustible supply of paraphrases and synonymous terms in this field, ranging from the most tasteful euphemism to the most flagrant vulgarity.

  • She offers ingenious paraphrases and elaborations, but she imposes a false order on a genially chaotic world.

  • In his new introduction, Reich says, "You are duly warned, had you not assumed it already, that most of the quotes in this book should be considered paraphrases rather than verbatim accounts, as is often true of memoirs."

  • Not all text is so highly stylized, and the present work deals with biographies, autobiographies, and fiction, which offer little opportunity for automatic extraction because the subjects suitable for indexing are often paraphrases of the words used in the text.


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