Example sentences for: imagines

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

  • One imagines that discriminating people in the 16 th century mourned the death of high fashion in much the same way, when slashed sleeves, grotesquely imitating the rags of mercenary soldiers, came into style.

  • If a plank creaks in the floor, he [Ernesto IV] snatches up his pistols and imagines that there is a liberal hiding under his bed.

  • As Tiepolo imagines him, Jupiter is a withered old man, hunched, goatlike, as the coins spew forth from his crotch.

  • I'm not quite sure what he imagines here, but he is appealing to a feature of the Net to make his argument: anonymity.

  • One imagines that the majority of the Cocus `cuckolds,' Beaunichons `nice tits,' Boccons (unprintable again), and their comrades in suffering are going to take more or less gratefully whatever name the state cedes them.

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