in or during any or every afternoon: He slept late and worked afternoons.
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How to use afternoons in a sentence
In the second season she spends afternoons rehearsing for a musical and buying an unlicensed gun for her clone friend.Why Should You Watch 'Orphan Black'? Tatiana Maslany. | Sujay Kumar | April 19, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
I spend my afternoons reading and exercising or going for walks.
He had sex with hustlers in the afternoons, he said, so he could concentrate on conversation with friends in the evening.
I could still see those afternoons in the Manchester TV studios when I was a kid with a camera.
But in the next instant, all the other timepieces ticked on into the first of the sunny afternoons the boy will never see.
There were few afternoons when a ring of spectators did not surround the table, breathlessly watching the champions.Scattergood Baines | Clarence Budington Kelland
Somebody will give more, of course, for this fine tea gown to put on hot afternoons.The Cromptons | Mary J. Holmes
The men were called into the different regiments mornings, noons and afternoons, until I wondered if it would ever stop.Ways of War and Peace | Delia Austrian
On several afternoons we made further trips to the deep woods after wild-flower plants, and set them in along our brook.The Idyl of Twin Fires | Walter Prichard Eaton
But Kreps studied her mornings and afternoons and into the night, and day after day it went on, and she bothered him.The Belted Seas | Arthur Colton
British Dictionary definitions for afternoons
informal during the afternoon, esp regularly
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