Example sentences for: dirges

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

  • The Sex Pistols, of course, are incomprehensible without a glance at the two-track uniformity of mid-to-late 1970s music: lugubrious, 11-minute-long navel-gazing guitar dirges by the Eagles and Jackson Browne on one hand; ad jingles like "Undercover Angel" and "Heartbeat--It's a Love Beat" on the other.

  • More recently, the street fashion called "grunge" was imitated by couture designers at five-figure prices, and again, dirges could be heard.

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