Example sentences for: aftermath

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

  • A succession of short-lived coalition governments wrestled with the problems posed by separatist movements of the various island groups, dislocation caused by war and its aftermath, a badly neglected infrastructure, and the colo-nial legacy of over-exploited plantations.

  • USAT was the only paper to lead with the collapse of the Yamaichi brokerage yesterday, but today all the papers give front-page play to its aftermath: a 4.5% plummet in the Tokyo stock market.

  • They allege that the complex could have done more to protect belongings they were forced to abandon in the aftermath of the blaze.

  • When the Ottoman Empire crumbled in the aftermath of the war, Egypt declared itself an independent kingdom, but real power remained in London.

  • The New York Times and USA Today lead with the aftermath of Wednesday's defeat of the nuclear test ban treaty by the Senate.


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