Examples of nimbus in a Sentence
fans are inevitably disappointed when the nimbus of glamour about their favorite celebrity turns out to be an illusion
the nimbi for the sculpted figures around the exterior of the church are simple disks about the saints' heads
Recent Examples of nimbus from the Web
With her signature nimbus of mahogany-and-gray curls tied into an overhead bun, Brock Akil, 48, knows how to persevere.
Rosie Huntingdon-Whitely wore a simple round nimbus, as seen in Da Vinci’s Madonna Benois, which looked very nice.
Her songs look at restless travels along with the details of everyday life, in roots-rock with a nimbus of psychedelia.
White dogwood branches looked like clouds, the pale saucers of their blossoms arranged in white nimbuses.
Julian Schnabel painted him looking both heroic and angry, surrounded by a lightning-blue nimbus.
The absent-minded genius with the shaggy nimbus of white hair, standing before a blackboard filled with equations.
Even as figs continue to pelt the ground, the first to fall have begun to rot and are enveloped in a nimbus of diaphanous white fungus.
Millions of Americans across a 70-mile-wide swath from Oregon to South Carolina on Monday watched the moon pass in front of the sun and, ultimately, cover it altogether, except for a fiery nimbus at its edge.
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: a circle of light
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