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Marrero—who only reached “The Show” as a belated 39-year-old rookie—always did possess an odd sense of timing.Havana Bids Adios to Conrado Marrero, MLB’s Oldest Player|Peter C. Bjarkman|April 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But could this invoking of the words of the Godfather of Soul be a belated effort to inflate these flat polling numbers?Why Mitt Romney’s Use of James Brown Annoys Black Voters|Mansfield Frazier|August 31, 2012|DAILY BEAST
But there is a belated wake-up among conservatives opposed to cannibalization.Will Dick Lugar Be The RINO-Hunters’ Latest Trophy?|John Avlon|May 5, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Rick Santorum, the (belated) winner in Iowa, who had been battling Gingrich for that distinction, is the unambiguous loser.Newt Gingrich Scores Major Upset in South Carolina Primary|Howard Kurtz|January 22, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Some belated scrutiny of the congressional record that later earned him big bucks.
It's most likely a belated swagger, or else somebody who is playing us a trick.Station Amusements|Lady Barker
Still another of these belated prophets was, of all men, Thomas Carlyle.History of the Warfare of Science with Theology in Christendom|Andrew Dickson White
In a picture view Ralph could see some belated locomotive breasting the drifts of lonely gully and curve.Ralph, the Train Dispatcher|Allen Chapman
Some of his frequent despatches certainly reached their destination; but, going by circuitous routes, they were belated.The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte|William Milligan Sloane
Then, a few days later, he suddenly emerged brilliantly radiant in the hectic glow of his belated midsummer madness.Heart of the West|O. Henry