Example sentences for: patrician

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

  • On either side lie the ruins of sepulchres of 20 generations of patrician families.

  • Bush the elder came of age when New England Republicans led the party, and patrician manners were boons to a Republican.

  • Bacall's performance has echoes of her Tony Award- winning Margo Channing role, all patrician bite and bluster.

  • A generation further along, the Bushes are either actually getting less patrician or they're getting better at faking it.

  • Sarrià retains the feel of a small Catalan town, while the atmosphere of Pedralbes is patrician — residential villas with gardens and the city’s most expensive real estate.


How many words do you know? Try our free vocabulary size test!


Search

Search for example sentences

Loading Loading...
Quantcast