opulence in a sentence

Example sentences for opulence

Persons in poverty are rising to opulence, and persons of wealth are sinking to poverty.
Ancient elegance and new opulence are all tangled up in a dazzling blur of op and pop.
Money floods through top level sport, lofting star players on a glittery tide of opulence.
Other changes increase the opulence and impressive display of the portrait-and the prestige of the sitters.
It epitomizes the opulence and grandeur that characterized the era.
In their scale and opulence these objects are courtly renditions of the antique befitting the status of his patrons.
The confrontation of temperance versus opulence has been clearly defined by a strategic use of elemental objects.
The grandeur of the exterior is matched by the opulence and elegance of the interiors.
Come learn about this astounding feat of engineering and opulence.
Highly polished and a mellow gold in color, it imparts an exceptional effect of warmth and opulence.
Their opulence, however, comes with tight surroundings.
Most often the work emphasizes the opulence, cruelty, and decadence of ancient political and cultural life.

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