Example sentences for: pastry

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

  • But at the same time he was painting his carcasses of cattle and fowl, around 1925, Soutine painted a series of portraits of uniformed workers--bellhops, pastry cooks, grooms--of which the Maxim's page boy is probably the best known.

  • I don't want to provide any more bureaucratic grapeshot (oops!) to restrict our freedom, but we must remain alert when shopping for food: that Danish pastry sitting next to the Battenburg cake could have been baked by a man wearing Argyll socks with a Windsor knot in his tie.

  • Plunderstück, Lit. item of plunder: a Danish pastry

  • vivre comme un coq en pâté, Lit. to live like a cockerel in pastry: to be in clover

  • You’ll also get to see Puerto Ricans at work, and and play — snacking on empanadillas (pastry turnovers filled with meat or cheese) and enjoying salsa music.

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