FOIL has been recently used in news headlines. Please see the examples below
Examples and usage of FOIL in a sentence
To better understand the meaning of FOIL, certain examples of its usage are presented.Examples from famous English prose on the use of the word FOIL
"The crate upon which i sit contains 2,000 napoleons packed between layers of lead foil"- The word/phrase 'foil' was used by 'Sir Arthur Conan Doyle' in 'The complete sherlock holmes'.
"Those dark, purple-faced people are an excellent foil"- 'George Eliot' has used the foil in the novel Middlemarch.
Usage of "FOIL": Examples from famous English Poetry
"Nor in the glistering foil"
- This term foil was used by John Milton in the Poem Lycidas.