pall in a sentence

Example sentences for pall

December's industrial-production figures cast a pall over the euro area's economies.
Vultures and the stench of carrion drifted over the marsh like a pall.
Perry said Thursday's incident still cast a pall over the community.
The follies of the nouveaux riches are fun but eventually pall.
In praising everyday objects, she adopts a one-note wonderment that can pall.
Two issues have cast a pall over the run-up to the championships.
Instead a black pall of mourning hangs over the capital.
Defined by what happens to them, not by who they are, Loader's characters pall quickly.
Nor, pall'd with its own fullness, ebb'd and died.
The Ohio procession moved under the added pall of darkness and heavy rain.
Of course, those events cast a pall over what should have been a great moment for the university.
There is no doubt that the authorities have used fear to cast a pall of silence over a vast territory.
Some questioned his methodology, and for a year or two the controversy cast a pall on research into octopus learning.
Now the haze could be casting a pall on the city's business climate as well.
It was a tough entrepĂ´t and factory town, wrapped in a pall of soot, struggle and heartache.
The pall of fatality that hangs over this motley caravan provides an undercurrent of mordant comedy.

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