Example sentences for: afar

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

  • 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.

  • Its center, Kenmore Square, pinpointed from afar by a massive neon CITGO sign, is a congested intersection of fast-food restaurants, frequented by local youth and university students from MIT and other colleges.

  • It is based on a story of Jesus healing a sick man from afar; Spencer placed himself in the role of the convalescent--still recumbent but already striding from the sheets--and his brothers and sister as praying supplicants.

  • 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.

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


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