Example sentences for: amalgam

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

  • The Clinton plan is an amalgam of several modest programs divided among the Commerce, Education, and Labor departments.

  • In fact, Cádiz’s amazing amalgam of history is not readily apparent, with only the remains of the old Roman Theater to give much evidence of the city’s age.

  • This disappearing art form — still going strong in Madeira — is an amalgam of styles and techniques gathered over more than 150 years.

  • Anthony Quinn performs the syrtáki dance (in fact an amalgam of several different traditional dances), to the sound of the bouzoúki, a stringed guitar-type instrument that produces melodic, slightly metallic sounds.

  • This fresh take on the region should disabuse anyone who still imagines the South as a Gothic amalgam of Deliverance , Gone With the Wind , and Walker Evans photos of hollow-eyed sharecroppers.

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