Example sentences for: pastels

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

  • Stroll along any street and you’ll bump into fine historic buildings; several date from the late 1700s and most are painted in pretty pastels that cheerfully reflect the bright Bahamian sunlight.

  • "I am quickly sliding downhill," he confided to an acquaintance at the time, "rolling I know not where, wrapped up in lots of bad pastels as if in so much packing paper."

  • Among the most striking images in the show are three negatives of a ballet dancer assuming poses familiar from Degas' pastels (see [Arm Outstretched]).

  • Whom did Hollander see decked out in pastels?

  • From the river take the lovely, twisting street Calle Llano, a cobblestoned affair festooned with graceful colonial houses in soft pastels and iron grilles.

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