Example sentences for: jamesian

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

  • The performance is complex, shaded, irreducible--Jamesian.

  • But The Heiress , for all its un-Jamesian blood and thunder, remains the truer adaptation.

  • Later, living in Paris, Gallant took up the Jamesian theme of innocents abroad, though she sometimes sketched her expatriates with the quicker, more economical strokes of a Hemingway.

  • The Jamesian upholstery is ripped off Begley's prose, and we are down to springs and horsehair: "I haven't seen your breasts.

  • (See also the rather Henry Jamesian "there you are."

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