Example sentences for: doyenne

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

  • Cynthia Ozick, the American-born doyenne of contemporary observant Jewish writers, used to make her heroes and heroines refugees from the Nazis, struggling to fortify their shredded piety against the American profanity.

  • FreeRepublic gained a modest name for itself during the Lewinsky scandal as a haven for Clinton haters, and Lucianne.com is the queendom of Lewinsky doyenne Lucianne Goldberg.

  • For instance, in recent times the doyenne of Wall St. expert-talk seems to be Goldman Sachs' Abby Joseph Cohen, quoted in USAT as saying, "We find very little reason to think stock prices should have declined in the manner in which they did," and described by the paper as "Wall St.'s pre-eminent bull."

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