Example sentences for: intricate

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

  • Even today, the intricate Hindu caste system can play a role in the Indians’ choice of job, spouse, and political party, despite the numerous anti-discrimination statutes passed since Independence.

  • Its Carrera marble façade is incised with intricate carvings of traditional Islamic themes.

  • Tomar’s pleasant central square, Praça da Republica, is flanked by the elegant Manueline church of São João Baptista, with an unusual octagonal belfry and intricate portico, and the 17th-century town hall.

  • William Safire argues that "Jesuitical" has by now developed a sense devoid of any overtones of prevarication: "subtle, intricate, moralistic reasoning, informed by a rigorous logic" is his definition.

  • The simple, rounded female figures were funerary or religious objects and are in total contrast to the intricate pediment and frieze carvings and religious statuary found at temples on the Acropolis and in the Acropolis Museum.

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