Example sentences for: invented

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

  • They invented the cancan here in 1845 in a local dance hall, and in the 1920s, the quarter took over from Montmartre as the stamping ground of the city’s artistic colony, led by Picasso.

  • The Chinese don’t claim to have invented this type of enamelware, but they have been doing it very well for several hundred years.

  • Participants are invited to submit similar credulity-straining claims--fact or fiction, actual or invented, drunk or disorderly.

  • If, as Banks normally assumes, any African-American academic who has an engagement with the fate of the race is part of the story, I am not sure why he thinks Professor Molefi K. Asante, who can make a reasonable claim to having invented Afrocentrism as an academic subject, doesn't merit discussion.

  • In the 1960s and 1970s, the company altered the tint of its film to correspond to Japanese notions of skin tone (and I realize how weird that sounds), and also invented film that could be developed in normal light because so few Japanese photographers had darkrooms.

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