Example sentences for: alchemy

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

  • Through a process of Hollywood alchemy, self-awareness transforms rubbish into lucrative nonrubbish.

  • No doubt Kemp sincerely believes in the supply-side alchemy.

  • Kosovo is performing a zoological alchemy on America's foreign policy leaders.

  • And it's probably true that psychological predisposition, as much as reason and intellect, leads dour characters like Paul Tsongas (and--until the other day--Bob Dole) to be preachers of sacrifice, while sunny characters like Jack Kemp become apologists for alchemy.

  • Some genuine artists earlier in the century did inspired things with the found object and unleashed extraordinary images, but the spurious alchemy of lifting things unmediated from the common culture and plonking them down in the art gallery is truly exhausted now that it has become the academic norm.

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