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How to use lorgnon in a sentence

Beau Brummel can be about left center, examining him through a lorgnon, or better, indicating him to a belle in a powdered wig.
THE WOMAN GIVESOWEN JOHNSON
When the child once saw her uncle with a lorgnon around his neck she said, Cest le bon Dieu de mon oncle.
CRIMINAL PSYCHOLOGYHANS GROSS
"It looks as if some one had fallen in a fit," said Mrs. Stuart, looking through her lorgnon.
BY RIGHT OF CONQUESTARTHUR HORNBLOW
Mrs. Ames clasped her stiff hands together and dropped the lorgnon on the floor.
THE SILVER BUTTERFLYMRS. WILSON WOODROW
"I thought you looked pale," said Mrs. Ames, viewing him through the inevitable lorgnon.
THE SILVER BUTTERFLYMRS. WILSON WOODROW
On the glass of his own opera-lorgnon, perhaps:—shall we ask him to try that?
THE LETTERS OF ROBERT BROWNING AND ELIZABETH BARRETT BARRETT, VOL. 1 (OF 2) 1845-1846ROBERT BROWNING AND ELIZABETH BARRETT BARRETT
She even put up her lorgnon and though she was not very tall, she contrived to look Hector through them straight between the eyes.
THE BRONZE EAGLEEMMUSKA ORCZY, BARONESS ORCZY
With the string hanging down to the chest, the camel resembles an European dandy armed with his lorgnon.
SKETCHES OF CENTRAL ASIA (1868)ARMINIUS VMBRY
She raised a lorgnon, on a long tortoiseshell handle, and looked through it at David as he advanced toward her.
THE FOLLOWING OF THE STARFLORENCE L. BARCLAY
The plump lady had, apparently, no disengaged hand; one held the lorgnon; the other, a large feather fan.
THE FOLLOWING OF THE STARFLORENCE L. BARCLAY

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