Usage examples for symmetry

  1. Rendcombe is a modern house of some size, built rather with a view to internal comfort than external grace and symmetry – A Cotswold Village by J. Arthur Gibbs
  2. If the form of the one is symmetry hidden or not, would not the form of the other be represented by a straight line? – The Psychology of Beauty by Ethel D. Puffer
  3. There was a very handsome double staircase of polished oak, shaped like a Y, the stem of which began just opposite the original front door- making us wonder if people knew what draughts were in the days of Queen Anne, and remember Madame de Maintenon's complaint that health was sacrificed to symmetry – Chantry House by Charlotte M. Yonge