Example sentences for: depicting

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

  • A nacimiento may resemble a religious altar in that it is an assemblage of many articles and objects, all depicting the recent birth of Jesus Christ in the manger, but a nacimiento can also include other Christmas-related images, biblical scenes, and possibly artifacts relating to the life experiences of the creator.

  • The weirdest of these being the NYT picture, which takes the warm fraternal fuzzies now felt by Clinton and Bush to a new level of intimacy by depicting them as power-suited Siamese twins.

  • Certain nations with a history of goofball master-race ideas and a reputation for being grim and plodding lovers--you know, Germans--have long associated sexual vigor with Africans, Jews, and Trolls, frequently depicting us as ugly monkeys coupling with enthusiasm, skill, and joy.

  • To the left is the stately Maestà (Madonna Enthroned; 1315) and to the right, Guidoriccio da Fogliano (1328, but whose authenticity has recently been disputed), depicting the Sienese captain’s ride to a historic victory at Montemassi — in the nicely detailed Tuscan landscape, notice the little Chianti vineyard in the military encampment.

  • ' ” The Vulgate took the latter, and Michelangelo followed earlier painters in depicting Moses with horns.

How many words do you know? Try our free vocabulary size test!


Search for example sentences

Loading Loading...