The monument was unveiled with great solemnity.
Of all our religious solemnities psalmody is the most unhappily managed.
You deal with the solemnity of the court proceedings.
Now, the solemnity of the surgeon's work
The absinthe came, and with due solemnity we dropped water over the melting sugar.
Politicians intone " creative" with the solemnity they once reserved for such terms as " freedom" and " family."
Affected by the solemnity of the scene, there was a wondering gaze of incredulous curiosity in his countenance.
He strips the scene of its remoteness, its solemnity, and instead gives us what he knew all about; a brutal assault in a backstreet.
Under the Fifth Republic, a French president is expected to act at once as a kind of monarch (solemnity, distance) and an active executive (decisiveness, authority).
Every bizarre effect that could result from the random intertwining of watering-place glitter with the grand solemnity of a heath, was to be found in her.
75 years have passed since the end of the great patriotic war. We will definitely as usual, mark this jubilee on a wide scale and with profound solemnity.
He took leave of his relations at Longbourn with as much solemnity as before; wished his fair cousins health and happiness again, and promised their father another letter of thanks.
The promised letter of thanks from Mr. Collins arrived on Tuesday, addressed to their father, and written with all the solemnity of gratitude which a twelvemonth's abode in the family might have prompted.