Example sentences for: dawned

How can you use “dawned” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The switch dawned on me one morning 10 years ago as I found myself flipping through the Post because I had to, not because I wanted to--and reading the Times for the joy of it, not because it was the newspaper of record.

  • His wife looked puzzled, then light dawned.

  • As the Toronto Globe and Mail put it on New Year's Day, the year 2000 "dawned catastrophe-free in region after region of a watchful world."

  • Then it dawned on me: What if Slateness, as embodied by the magazine and the pants, wasn't as cool as I was assuming?

  • It just dawned on Prudie that she should perhaps say Bryn Mawr "women" instead of "girls," which is, alas, a hint that Slate 's Prudie was a little before the class of '68.

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