Thesaurus / refined
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
One glance at the woman showed her to be elegant in dress and of a refined appearance.
THE CRIME OF THE FRENCH CAF AND OTHER STORIESNICHOLAS CARTER
It was then that Lad disgraced himself and his deities, and proved himself all unworthy to appear in so refined an assembly.
LAD: A DOGALBERT PAYSON TERHUNE
All his sympathies and tastes were those of a man of refined mind, and of a lover of scholarship and sound learning.
GEORGE WASHINGTON, VOL. IIHENRY CABOT LODGE
Though so refined as to elude the force of material remedies, some may however think that it may be reasoned with.
OBSERVATIONS ON MADNESS AND MELANCHOLYJOHN HASLAM
"Refined conversation is not made of impertinences," Madame suggested.
MASTER OF THE VINEYARDMYRTLE REED
And wherever there are lovers of refined, noble melody, there will the music of Mozart be loved.
A POPULAR HISTORY OF THE ART OF MUSICW. S. B. MATHEWS
O hours of refined felicity past and gone, how severe is your contrast with those of heaviness and distaste now endured!'
THE WANDERER (VOLUME 3 OF 5)FANNY BURNEY
Such is the refined Philoe—such the magnificent Dendera—such the sumptuous Edfou!
He was the delight of his master, Carolus Durand for he was modest and refined, yet full of enthusiasm and energy.
PICTURES EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOWDOLORES BACON
The glow of the setting sun was upon her face, which was softened and refined by her abundant neat grey hair.
GLORIES OF SPAINCHARLES W. WOOD
WORDS RELATED TO REFINED
- au fait
- comme il faut
- de rigueur
- acquainted with
- versed in
- high tech
- highly wrought
- with all the extras
- with all the options
- with bells and whistles
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