Definition of 'afterthought'
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Long working days and hours on the road mean a healthy lifestyle can sometimes become an afterthought.The Sun (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Production seems something of an afterthought.The Sun (2012)
Football is something of an afterthought.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
The human population seemed an afterthought.Tuning the Rig: A Journey to the Arctic (1990)
The music was a mere afterthought.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Defending had become almost an afterthought and these two sides chased up and down the pitch in search of a telling blow.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The quality of the food had become an afterthought, and that needed to change.Times, Sunday Times (2015) Christianity Today (2000) The Sun (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Where this is lacking, the result can be characterization that seems like an afterthought.The Times Literary Supplement (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The fact it happens to be a diesel will quickly become an afterthought, apart from when you realise how little fuel you are putting in.The Sun (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Many also admitted that their parents or grandparents were 'an afterthought' and they often cancelled visits if something more exciting came up.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Definition of afterthought from the Collins English Dictionary