Example sentences for: afar

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

  • People travel from afar to sift through the offerings of used kimono, antique furniture and ceramics, antique scrolls, crafts, food, household items, and countless other categories of bric-a-brac and sundries, paying prices ranging from the reasonable to the outrageous.

  • As Dunne makes nice with the truly rich and famous, compliments the likes of Elizabeth Taylor and Nancy Reagan and Steven Spielberg, Indiana holds nothing back, burns all bridges, settles scores with those who have merely irritated him from afar.

  • As a result, many newlyweds--one-third of 18-to-24-year-olds and half of those over 40--would rather spend their wedding night engaged in non-connubial activities like partying with wedding guests visiting from afar.

  • In more recent times, the various Bushies have repeatedly snarled at me from afar for all my digs at Geo the Elder.

  • So little cause for carolings Of such ecstatic soundWas written on terrestrial things Afar or nigh around,That I could think there trembled through His happy good-night airSome blessed Hope, whereof he knew And I was unaware.

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