Examples of backdrop in a Sentence
The mountains provided a perfect backdrop for the wedding photos.
The novel unfolds against a backdrop of war.
The city provides the backdrop for the love story.
Recent Examples of backdrop from the Web
Against this backdrop, the impact of the Trump administration has been dramatic.
Against this backdrop, the Democratic Party may be forced to form a coalition government with Mr. Berlusconi’s Forza Italia and other centrist parties in order to reach a majority in parliament.
The bright logo also was seen on banners and backdrops around the race track.
Another integral design element that made the film look so striking was scale—how small and alone Gosling’s character looks against sweeping dystopian backdrops, and how buildings and locations fit within that world.
Against this backdrop, longer-term yields rose slightly in Canada and the United Kingdom.
Set against this much more conventional backdrop, the holes in Campion’s detective story are clearer, but the story and the dialogue have been heightened to the point of absurdist theater, as if to compensate.
The one-sheets use Roar set photos as backdrops, painting an even rowdier picture than the finished film.
And grass cloth has such a great texture and gives you a warm, mellow backdrop.
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