Sentence Examples with the word poignant

Some of his most poignant and most enchanting letters were written during this romantic period of his life.

Ah, dear friend, you are happy not to know these poignant joys and sorrows.

The suggestion that Mother Shipton had foretold the end of the world in 1881 was the cause of the most poignant alarm throughout rural England in that year, the people deserting their houses, and spending the night in prayer in the fields, churches and chapels.