Usage examples "idyl":
- She was quite ready to be really interested in this idyl. - "The Vultures", Henry Seton Merriman.
- He has an idyl on the loom; it is for Crantor, who is hurrying him, and from whom he expects a handsome price. - "Three French Moralists and The Gallantry of France", Edmund Gosse.
- It is a pastoral, an idyl- the story of love and courtship and marriage of a fine young man and a lovely girl- no more. - "In the Day of Adversity", John Bloundelle-Burton.