Example sentences for: afoot

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

  • (Scroll down to the bottom of " Deep Throat: The Game Is Afoot" to see Nixon's outrage on discovering that Mark Felt, a high-ranking FBI official believed by both Nixon and Chatterbox to have been Deep Throat, is Jewish.)

  • It was not until we found a row of old men peering through the bars of the Luxembourg Gardens, mourning the death of their favorite old trees, that we realized something was afoot.

  • However, plans are afoot to knock down and rebuild part of the area and restore some of the square’s former vitality.

  • Bills are afoot in the House and Senate to outlaw online gambling before it really takes root.

  • But they correctly concluded that "Nawaf " and "Khalid"might be part of "an operational cadre" and that "something nefarious might be afoot."


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