Example sentences for: oyster

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

  • Its two gently curving office blocks open like an oyster over a domed “pearl” containing the council chamber.

  • is going to suck you down like a raw oyster?

  • Officially renamed Haus der Kulturen der Welt (House of World Cultures), the striking design, with its curved concrete roof, (which was rebuilt after collapsing in 1980) led Berliners to dub the building the “pregnant oyster.”

  • Hurston wrote that she was too busy eating well and sharpening her oyster knife to feel victimized by racism.

  • A neon sign northeast of the plaza, beckons visitors to the oldest restaurant in the United States, the Union Oyster House which opened in 1826 in the Blackstone Block, a tiny group of old red-brick buildings separated by narrow alleys that dates to 1713.

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