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Sample sentences for the GRE study word nondescript

nondescript can be used as a adj
nondescript can be used as a noun

1.When any of these nondescript individuals put in an appearance, Sherlock Holmes used to beg for the use of the sitting-room, and I would retire to my bed-room. - from A Study In Scarlet by Arthur Conan Doyle
2.Besides, the English whalers sometimes affect a kind of metropolitan superiority over the American whalers regarding the long, lean Nantucketer, with his nondescript provincialisms, as a sort of sea-peasant. - from Moby Dick; or The Whale by Herman Melville
3.Thus spake Zarathustra and was about to go but the nondescript grasped at a corner of his garment and began anew to gurgle and seek for words. - from Thus Spake Zarathustra by Friedrich Nietzsche
4.BLOOM _Pigeonbreasted, bottleshouldered, padded, in nondescript juvenile grey and black striped suit, too small for him, white tennis shoes, bordered stockings with turnover tops and a red schoolcap with badge_ I was in my teens, a growing boy. - from Ulysses by James Joyce
5.In thoroughfares nigh the docks, any considerable seaport will frequently offer to view the queerest looking nondescripts from foreign parts. - from Moby Dick; or The Whale by Herman Melville
6.But these are nondescripts and may be found equally among Hellenes and among barbarians. - from The Republic by Plato

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