Example sentences for: doric

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

  • But it is the Temple of Concord that is the best preserved Doric temple in Sicily (if not the world), thanks to its subsequent use as a church in the sixth century a.d.

  • Stand on either of the circular paving stones set between the square’s twin 17th-century fountains and the red granite Egyptian obelisk to appreciate the harmony of the quadruple rows of Doric columns, so perfectly aligned that they seem like a single row.

  • To call the Scots tongue Doric (meaning broad or rustic) is to perpetuate the notion that it is the speech of uneducated country folk, an idea still endorsed by snobbish anglophiles in Scotland.

  • The design of the temple is classic Doric and was completed after the Persian invasions.

  • There actually are 86, Doric in style, in what was to have been the colony’s covered market.


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