Examples of amulet in a Sentence
a small cross made of goat bone was worn in the Middle Ages as an amulet to ward off evil
Recent Examples of amulet from the Web
The exhibit covers the first 1,000 years of Jews in Italy with over 200 artifacts, including manuscripts, medieval documents, epigraphs and objects such as rings, seals, coins, oil lamps and amulets.
Doctor Strange has the Time stone housed in the Eye of Agamotto amulet, while the Mind stone is embedded in the forehead of the android Avenger, Vision.
In Renaissance folklore, however, the diamond was considered an amulet that warded off demons and madness.
Seventies boho meets medieval with amulets, arm bands, chainmail heels and lots of luxe layers in @chloe fall collection.
The collection also reinvented the Emporio Armani logo as a simple EA heat-stamped on suede purses, as dangling crystal amulets on jackets and subtly emblazoned on dresses.
Necklaces looked like amulets and gemstones and big-brimmed hats finished the looks.
On opposite sides squat two concrete Shinto shrines strung with glistening totems and amulets that climbers have left behind as good luck talismans.
Blue and white seashells and crimson red stones, representing the Aztecs and spilled indigenous blood, were sculpted into the clay jars, intermixed with beaded crosses and amulets of Christian saints.
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AMULET Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of amulet for English Language Learners
: a small object worn to protect the person wearing it against bad things (such as illness, bad luck, etc.)
AMULET Defined for Kids
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