Example sentences for: ivory

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

  • "Research is an ivory tower," they respond.

  • The first, the Museo Nacional de Arte Hispano-Musulmán (Museum of Hispano-Moorish Art), displays such evocative artifacts as the throne of the Nasrids, a wooden armchair inlaid with silver and ivory, and the Alhambra Vase, which once graced the Hall of the Two Sisters.

  • Achieving Our Country tells members of what Rorty calls the "cultural left" to come down from their postmodernist ivory tower and think about how to make the country they live in a better place.

  • Cretans exhibited their skills with paint, clay, copper, bronze, and gold was highly prized and raw materials flowed in — lapis lazuli from Afghanistan, ivory from Syria, and gold, silver, and black obsidian from Anatolia.

  • Television -- Vibe and The Keenen Ivory


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