Sentence Examples

  • Betsy had referred it as an afterthought, suspecting the young girl was a runaway.
  • These books were added, as an afterthought, to the original scheme; they were composed in the years 1136-1141.
  • He was her world, but she'd been nothing more than an afterthought, strung along with promises for years.
  • Thus the mysterious hoard is all but lost sight of; no mention is made of the curse attached to it; and it is only as an afterthought that Siegfried (Sifrit) is described as its master.
  • But if this was not an afterthought, he must, on his own showing, stand accused of having carried out during long years a policy which he knew to be disastrous to his country, rather than risk the loss of the king's favour and of his place.

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