Example sentences for: afterthought

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

  • It is poor style to find the headword term defined virtually as an afterthought.

  • 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.

  • But Degas came around to photography as a sort of afterthought.

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

  • Palestinian Web addresses used to end ".wg" indicating the West Bank and Gaza; they will now end ".ps" indicating that the Palestinian state is pretty much an afterthought.

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