Example sentences for: imitations

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

  • Born in the porcelain manufacturing city of Limoges in 1841, the son of an impoverished tailor and a dressmaker, Renoir was apprenticed at age 13 to a porcelain painter in Paris whose firm specialized in imitations of Limoges ware.

  • Even though Mies van der Rohe and Philip Johnson's landmark building has inspired a host of ugly imitations (including the Martin Luther King Memorial Library in Washington, D.C.--also designed by Mies--which essentially is the Seagram Building knocked on its side), Chatterbox has a strong attachment to the Seagram Building.

  • Bush, it seems, has become an Austin Powers fanatic, enlivening his contentless campaign travels with dead-on imitations of Dr. Evil.

  • Too close to the sea for safety from raids, it must have depended on its impressive fortifications for protection (the massive walls you see today are mere imitations of the originals. )

  • features and denaturing them into wan imitations but by being acutely attuned to today's demanding pre-teen reader.

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