MELLIFLUOUS in a Sentence

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 Meanings and Examples of MELLIFLUOUS
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mellifluous
 a.  flowing or dropping like honey; sweetly or smoothly flowing, especially in sound
Classic Sentence:
1  He hymned the old unhappy wars in which he had been Achilles and the mellifluous Nestor, yet gone his righteous ways unheeded by the cruel kings.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXI
2  Kostanzhoglo's mellifluous periods fell upon Chichikov's ear like the notes of a bird of paradise.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Gogol
Get Context   In PART 2: CHAPTER III
Example Sentence:
1  Italian is a mellifluous language, especially suited to being sung.