Example sentences for: deliciously

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

  • The movie was beautifully restrained and accurate with respect to clothing--the peasant blouses, the swinging skirts, the smooth, side-parted hair, the garter belts and capacious underpants from a time before spandex were all deliciously heartbreaking, never exaggerated for laughs.

  • Foreign magazines sound so deliciously trivial, so delightfully parochial.

  • Set in 1969, A Walk on the Moon devises a deliciously resonant dual setting: a Catskills summer community to which middle-class Jews from the city migrate to swim and eat and play mah-jongg, and the gathering hippies at nearby Woodstock.

  • This sandal seems to attack the wearer's tender skin and the viewer's horrified eye together, until we learn from the label that it's really all made of soft rubber and must feel deliciously tickly.

  • This deliciously backhanded phrase--an allusion to Czechoslovakia's "socialism with a human face," which was crushed by Soviet tanks in 1968--conveyed three corrosive messages: that conservatism lacked compassion to begin with, that conservatives couldn't tolerate compassion, and that for this reason, conservatism, like socialism, was doomed.


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