Example sentences for: perched

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

  • Perched so often on scaffolding as he painted, Tiepolo rather naturally developed a fascination for things that hover and fly, or flutter and fall.

  • This 17-story tower, perched on one of the best stretches of Waikiki oceanfront, is more deluxe than most Outrigger and related Ohana hotels.

  • In front of the sward there's a promenade and a railing with a battery of those coin-operated heavy-metal binoculars looking like silver alien heads perched on metal stalks and doing the usual truly mediocre job of magnifying things.

  • It is well worth stopping to see its church, precariously perched on the very edge of a ravine.

  • The Olympic Peninsula sits perched on the northwest corner of Washington like a small state, an expanse of mountains, rivers, and coastlines wrapped by an arm of the Pacific and separated from the urban swath of Greater Seattle by the inland sea of Puget Sound.

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