The scholar, too, was remembered with a toast, to which he replied with well-turned phrases.
She liked a well-turned sentence, and repeated it softly to herself.
When he had said we grow old by moments, was it more than just a well-turned phrase?
He thought of her humorous eyes, and of her strong, well-turned chin.
His well-turned compliments were as fine as his smart repartees.
Upon this, Lizzie made him a speech as long and almost as well-turned as his own.
In trying for a well-turned line they forget to look at well-turned ankles.
The doctor looked, as well as spoke, his well-turned phrases.
His lower limbs were small in comparison with the upper, but neat and well-turned.
Sabine smiled at this well-turned phrase uttered in the most gallant tone.