CARNIVAL's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of carnival
Definition:
n. festivity; traveling amusement show usually including rides, games, and sideshows
Example:
The armed thieves used a carnival street parade as cover for their getaway.
Sentence in Classic:
She passed now dancing lightly across his memory as she had been that night at the carnival ball, her white dress a little lifted, a white spray nodding in her hair.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
There are great, frowning precipices and much falling water, and Nature seem to have held sometime her carnival.
Dracula By Bram Stoker Context
Many nations are represented, many languages spoken, many costumes worn, and on a sunny day the spectacle is as gay and brilliant as a carnival.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott Context
He returned with an entirely new group, and this time there were three automobile fenders and a carnival rattle.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis Context
Suddenly the bell that gives the signal for the end of the carnival sounded, and at the same instant all the moccoletti were extinguished as if by enchantment.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas Context
He fell into a deep melancholy, and neither went to see the opera, nor any of the other diversions of the Carnival; nay, he was proof against the temptations of all the ladies.
Candide By Voltaire Context
They had agreed to see the Carnival at Rome that year, and that Franz, who for the last three or four years had inhabited Italy, should act as cicerone to Albert.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas Context