Usage examples for chic

  1. Her appearance corresponded with the garment; for Irina's dramatic instinct for effect was unfailing; and, penniless and debt- laden though she was, no Duchesse of St.- Germain could have surpassed her now in beauty and in chic. – The Genius by Margaret Horton Potter
  2. Not to speak more than a word or two during a dinner party to either of one's neighbors was the supreme chic. – Worldly Ways and Byways by Eliot Gregory
  3. But I suppose it's chic. – The Judgment House by Gilbert Parker
  4. For neither by him nor by herself could the graceful, beautifully groomed, chic little woman possibly have been regarded as she chose to describe herself. – The Genius by Margaret Horton Potter
  5. He's made the thing awfully chic; it's jimmy; there's lots of dog about it. – A Hazard of New Fortunes by William Dean Howells
  6. " But women'll stand anything," he said, " particularly if they've been told it's chic. – The Dop Doctor by Clotilde Inez Mary Graves
  7. And now they are so chic. – The Pretty Lady by Arnold E. Bennett
  8. Marthe produced his overcoat, and when he was ready for the street Christine gazed at him and said: " For the true chic, there are only Englishmen!" – The Pretty Lady by Arnold E. Bennett
  9. Oh he is chic, that one there, I tell you! – Fanny Goes to War by Pat Beauchamp
  10. I am exceedingly surprised to see him here at Lacville, she said in a musing voice, I should have expected him to go to a more chic place. – The Chink in the Armour by Marie Belloc Lowndes
  11. She could wear anything that was chic. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill