Example sentences for: peels

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

  • A profile peels away George Pataki's Gomer Pyle exterior to reveal the New York governor's Machiavellian core.

  • The elevator groans, and brown paint peels from the window frames.

  • The mutagenicity-reducing activity per weight of peels of citrus fruits was considerably higher than that of their juices [ 16 ] . The two main compositional differences between peel and juice components are that the peel contains a higher concentration of ascorbic acid than the juice, and that the peel also contains higher concentrations of active components (d-limonene, hesperidin, naringin, and auraptene) than do the juice and pulp.

  • After all, their cult of youth has successfully preached that aging can be staved off by medical intervention: hair implants, skin peels, and liposuction.

  • Some find it "spellbinding," with "a solemn eroticism [that] sometimes recalls The Elephant Man " (Joe Morgenstern, the Wall Street Journal ). Others say the "slapped-on eeriness peels away to reveal little more than simplistic dramatic ploys" and that it is "neither weighty nor as weird as it would like to think" (Dennis Lim, the Village Voice ). The balance tips slightly in the film's favor: The New York Times ' Maslin writes that the film "has style, gravity and originality to spare ...

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