Example sentences for: peculiar

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

  • What is cause for some concern, though, is the peculiar public pedestal upon which they've been placed, especially since Fred now is venturing into the arena of criminal-justice reform.

  • It was only Sean Connery's peculiar combination of traits--he could seem rugged and snooty at once--that made us think 007 a more interesting character than he was.

  • Would the power of the federal government be used to interfere with the "peculiar domestic institution" of the Southern states?

  • I had the same peculiar aching feeling finishing this book of letters that I do at the end of her novels.

  • If we accept the view of de Hooch advanced by the Hartford show and catalog, as a propagandist for Dutch family values, it's hard to explain the peculiar hold that his paintings have, or ought to have, on us.


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