Example sentences for: delicatessens

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

  • Its houses are still lived in (although most are now apartments rather than single-family homes), and its streets filled with bakeries, delicatessens, and wine merchants where people drop in to buy dinner on the way home in the evenings.

  • The neighborhood lines have blurred in recent years, but the Main stays appropriately neutral, a veritable United Nations of Portuguese, Italian, Greek, Spanish, Polish, Jewish, Arab, and Japanese specialty shops, grocery stores, delicatessens, and cafés.

  • Anyone laboring under the delusion that English is not an acquisitive language should be disabused by the following caption from an article about delicatessens that appeared in the Magazine Section of The Sunday Times [London], 7 January 1989: [“Foreignisms” are so set in the original.

  • And 24-hour diners and delicatessens that cut giant chunks of meat with scary slicing machines.

  • It is best characterized by its bold new office skyscrapers, cultural complexes, and shopping centers, crowding in on a die-hard bunch of old churches, museums, and all-night delicatessens.

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