Example sentences for: agnes

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

  • The saga that unfolds in Personal History , Katharine Graham's 625-page autobiography, is worthy of a Joseph Campbell exegesis: A young Wall Street king, Eugene Meyer, marries his aggressive queen, Agnes, and they spawn a royal family of four princesses and a prince.

  • ' St. Agnes suffered martyrdom at this stadium after her hair grew with miraculous rapidity to cover the nakedness by which her persecutors sought to humiliate her.

  • ‘Much of the information about community-based ecotourism is anecdotal and subjective,’ says Agnes Kiss of the Environment and Social Development Unit at the World Bank.

  • Felsenthal and Katharine both report that Phil assumed Agnes' role as bully and emotional abuser, but only the biographer writes that as Phil lost his mind, he taunted his half-Jewish wife with anti-Semitic slurs.

  • Graham's portrait of her mother, the social-climbing, booze-hounding, domineering Agnes, makes a persuasive case for matricide.

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