Sentences Containing 'belated'
Before the coming of the lamp, even in large cities like Paris, the only artificial light to guide the belated traveler at night was the candle required to be kept burning in an occasional window.
Beyond lay another dull wilderness of bricks and mortar, its silence broken only by the heavy, regular footfall of the policeman, or the songs and shouts of some belated party of revellers.
Belated, and not innocently, one bitter winter's midnight, on the road running between two country towns, the blacksmith half-stupidly felt the deadly numbness stealing over him, and sought refuge in a leaning, dilapidated barn.
More Vocab Words::: corpulent - very fat; N. corpulence
::: mutinous - unruly; rebellious; Ex. mutinous teenagers; N. mutiny: open rebellion; CF. mutineer
::: tipple - drink (alcoholic beverages) frequently; N: alcoholic drink
::: induce - persuade; lead to do something; bring about; N. inducement
::: pilfer - steal things of small value; filch; snitch
::: quandary - dilemma; state of uncertainty; Ex. She is in a quandary about whether to go.
::: forensic - suitable to debate or courts of law; of or used in legal proceedings and the tracking of criminals; Ex. forensic science/medicine
::: rife - (of something bad) widespread; abundant; current
::: mongrel - plant or animal (esp. a dog) of mixed breed; ADJ.
::: manifold - many in number or kind; numerous; varied