Example sentences for: afterthought

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

  • The gold plating, an afterthought, was added in the Qing Dynasty.

  • The encyclopedic sizzle, packed into the back of the book, seems an (unfortunate) afterthought, imitative of a similarly constituted edition of the Collins English Dictionary , and quite sloppily put together at that.

  • "Medicare cannot be an afterthought," said Gore.

  • There remains a great deal of skepticism in the media about whether Viacom can get its price, but S & S's educational and professional divisions are the largest in the world, and the divisions have done adequately under a company for which they were but an afterthought.

  • Those who hail 2Pac as a poet should realize that, on this album, the lyrics are the merest afterthought; by this stage, he was more gangsta than rapper.


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