Example sentences for: pleasures

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

  • The film is uncompromising, all of a piece, its desolateness unleavened by incidental pleasures.

  • It's impossible to read his book, with its righteous denunciations of "tawdry voyeurism," and think his main complaint with the coverage of Clinton's sex life is that it wasn't forthright enough about the pleasures of disclosing the "private lives of public people."

  • One of the pleasures of working in theater or film is hanging out with actors and sundry showbiz exhibitionists.

  • Every time someone eats a piece of cake (or smokes a cigarette), they are implicitly trading "future life minutes" for current sensual pleasures.

  • Here's an example: Everyone knows that a taste for expensive pleasures can ruin your life.

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