noun Fine Arts.
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Example sentences from the Web for alla prima
Here, breakfast begins with a crusty cornetto alla crema served by a formal, dinner jacket-wearing waiter.
This is prima facia evidence of the delusional attitude that the administration had toward Vladimir Putin.
She was also the first Native American prima ballerina … anywhere.
“Here, aim for this,” Alla Kornikova (his mom) says to Allan, who lives with her in Palm Beach, Florida.Meet the Pint-Sized Pro Golfers of Netflix’s ‘The Short Game’|Abby Haglage|December 12, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Whereas I saw her just a few nights ago on TCM in something called Boys Night Out from 1962 and she was alla dat, as they say.
The tenor dies; the prima donna appears to do the same, but the libretto consoles you by declaring that she only swoons.Physiology of The Opera|John H. Swaby (AKA "Scrici")
Prima facie, the verdict here is less favorable than in the previous case.Readings in Money and Banking|Chester Arthur Phillips
Ledit Patriarche y alla, & avec vn truchement fit envers lui ce qui estoit de l'office d'un bon Pasteur.
He sang bravura airs with a facility of vocalisation any prima donna might have envied.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky|Modeste Tchaikovsky
Even here the glorious voice of the prima donna floated clear as a silver bell.The Weight of the Crown|Fred M. White