Example sentences for: parisian

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

  • This morning, for instance, I danced the Parisian Trash Bag Dance--a performance she watched less with amusement than with a kind of morbid fascination.

  • Meanwhile, Parisian store windows are full of columnar skirts meant to graze the shoe tops, and women in the street adhere in great numbers to the miniskirt--that is, anything 3 inches or more above the knee.

  • Ever since a scandalized Parisian populace greeted the unveiling of Edouard Manet's Olympia with shocked indignation, controversy has been one measure of seriousness in Western art.

  • The son of fashionable Parisian modistes , dealers in hats and accessories, Corot lived comfortably on a trust fund until he himself became the fashion, both among wealthy industrialists (who treasured his visions of the very rural serenity they were threatening) and among the rising young stars of the impressionist generation--Claude Monet, Berthe Morisot, Camille Pissarro--who revered "Papa Corot," even as he disdained their "blinding use of color."

  • I went back to bed, assuming that it must be just a typical Parisian winter night.


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