How to use Let-alone in a sentence
There was one vent in the ceiling, not large enough for her hand let alone her body.
I can hardly walk let alone lift a weapon.
He left, barely able to see straight let alone think straight.
I've never begged anyone for anything, let alone mercy.
He can't find souls, let alone demons.Advertisement
She couldn't defend herself, let alone you.
Most women were too intimidated to go near him, let alone get close enough to throw their arms around him.
She didn't expect to find the human alive, let alone of a mindset to make a joke.
Gabriel wasn't getting his hopes up, let alone encouraging hers.
He deserved it for kissing her and making her feel things she never, ever, ever imagined she'd feel for any man, let alone a monster like him.Advertisement
She had no idea how to be a single mother in the real world, let alone in a world as unforgiving as the Immortal one. She'd proven she couldn't raise Toby without a bottle of vodka permanently glued to her hand. Rhyn had been exiled for his mixed origins, and she'd never been especially welcomed by anyone but Gabe and Toby. If something happened to Rhyn or if she couldn't leave here … Panicking made her already surging hormones worse. She felt nauseous.
It wasn't normal for them to acknowledge her existence, let alone address her.
That is a bad idea for anything, let alone raw.
She tightened her grip around him, and he was amused to think of himself as any sort of comfort to anyone, let alone a little human like her.
He never expected to see the blue sky again or the trees around the fortress, let alone sip sweet tea and nibble on berry scones.Advertisement
She'd never thought she'd ever hear A'Ran's voice again, let alone see him!
She hesitated, aware she never should've told Damian, let alone allowed Xander to pry the answer out of her when they'd met.
It wasn't something she would normally say to a stranger, let alone a customer.
I hardly expected to be able to complete it, let alone achieve the giddy heights of Senior Honors!
It can be enough just to focus on your breath and not falling off the reformer, let alone trying to control all your muscles and flow from one pose to the next.Advertisement
She hadn't been able to keep a job or a boyfriend for more than a few months, let alone an eternity!
Rhyn thought hard for a minute, then said with effort, "I don't know how to be a mate, let alone take care of a human, Gabriel."
While Kris would love to sacrifice a certain infuriating mortal to further his cause, he wouldn.t even sacrifice her, let alone allow Darkyn.s to wipe out a village.
How many women her age had never seen a naked back, let alone a naked man?
They looked barely able to hold her, let alone Brady!Advertisement
Gabriel was gone. No one followed him, let alone spoke to him. Rhyn looked around uneasily, wondering who – or what – he'd been speaking to. He started back to the spot where they'd stopped for water. A few minutes later, Gabriel reappeared.
No acts of disloyalty were proved against them, and commissioners of the National Assembly reported to its successor that their flocks only desired to be let alone.
It must have been all Brandon could do to retain his own composure, let alone make small talk.
Wondering what twisted sister of fate thought him capable of mothering one let alone three people, he lifted her and laid her on the bed.
Rhyn's Immortals were struggling to recover from battles with the demons, while he struggled to keep the Council together, let alone focused.
She couldn't imagine potty training one let alone training some ancient creature to contradict his nature.
As Death.s best assassin, Gabriel wasn.t the type of person anyone ever wanted to run into, let alone when awaking in a dark room after a nightmare.
She had no idea how to be a single mother in the real world, let alone in a world as unforgiving as the Immortal one. She'd proven she couldn't raise Toby without a bottle of vodka permanently glued to her hand. Rhyn had been exiled for his mixed origins, and she'd never been especially welcomed by anyone but Gabe and Toby. If something happened to Rhyn or if she couldn't leave here â€¦ Panicking made her already surging hormones worse. She felt nauseous.
Gabriel was gone. No one followed him, let alone spoke to him. Rhyn looked around uneasily, wondering who â€“ or what â€“ he'd been speaking to. He started back to the spot where they'd stopped for water. A few minutes later, Gabriel reappeared.
There was little fertile land among the cliff-dominated territory, little at all he could see as being a reason to traverse the small territory let alone labor to build an alliance against it.
I can't even contemplate sharing a bathroom with someone, let alone a single bedroom.
Steven does not even accept the actuality of God upon which these further possibilities, let alone the actualities, rest.
He could not face telling anybody, let alone his wife what had happened.
These historical records show, tho, that a playoff berth, let alone promotion, would be just about without precedent.
The tiny amount of energy dissipated goes into heat, barely enough to warm your big toe, let alone a room.
They failed to even mention the event in their calendar, let alone publish the editorial.
For example, young families buying sporty hatchbacks that are barely big enough to fit the children in, let alone the shopping!
I don't think my back has ever been the same again, let alone hers.
Boring black nylon holdalls and wheelie cases are hard to get excited about, let alone part with hard-earned cash for.
Yet Mr Kamara did not brandished the pistol in public, let alone pulled the trigger, and had never physically assaulted anyone.
New journals can take a long time to achieve respectability, let alone prominence.
It would be hard to imagine a playground scuffle breaking out over her let alone a full-scale war.
Let's not get too self-righteous about this... our staffroom is pretty empty at lunchtime let alone any non-contact time teachers have.
The former Backstreet Boy doesn't really have a right to do anything, let alone beat a spoiled socialite.
The Southwood Working Party had not thought that the risk justified labeling products containing spleen or brain, let alone banning them.
They could not be expected necessarily to understand common scriptural symbolism let alone the arcane speeches of the Nazarene.
Most runners don't have the temerity to enter the Reebok Cross Country at Cardiff Castle, let alone dress for the occasion.
The professional wreckers are terrified of the experiments, let alone the mathematical back up.
Nowhere is there even a mild rebuke of Israel 's savage massacres let alone any wrong doings.
They'll be doing well simply to recoup losses, let alone expand.
Now, several years later, the park is no longer a safe place to take yourself, let alone a small child.
Let 's not get too self-righteous about this... our staffroom is pretty empty at lunchtime let alone any non-contact time teachers have.
Members had no advice about what the views of the skyline ridge even were, let alone how they would be affected.
The former Backstreet Boy does n't really have a right to do anything, let alone beat a spoiled socialite.
Most runners do n't have the temerity to enter the Reebok Cross Country at Cardiff Castle, let alone dress for the occasion.
Most are terrified at the thought of leading a youth group, let alone a youth group on a trip to Kabul !
For those who have never met a twin, let alone parented one, the news of fraternal twins can be both joyous and mind boggling.
Poor quality monitors may not even survive your cordless phone let alone the massive electromagnetic fields emanating from your computer set up.
Unfortunately, scientists have conducted very few studies on the acai berry in general, let alone on any possible side effects of the fruit.
However, with so many small eyeshadow and lipstick containers rolling around inside a cosmetic bag, it is difficult to organize the makeup, let alone prevent the compacts from hitting against one another and cracking.
You stumble in after a long day and can barely summon the strength to grab a drink, let alone wash off a face full of makeup.
Does your ad responder tell you "I hate books and never read three, let alone TEN!"
For teens interested in going away to camp, it can almost seem impossible to find a summer camp, let alone an affordable one.
Most high schoolers have never worn a tuxedo before their prom, let alone purchased or rented one, so this can be a somewhat confusing process.
Getting a band in the first place can be difficult, let alone picking the one to make everyone happy.
It's interesting to note that no actresses appear at the top of two of these categories, let alone all three.
One trip to Wal-Mart isn't going to pay the way through school, let alone buy a textbook, but if you make a committed effort to using the Upromise card over the years, you can build up a substantial amount.
There is a pendulous form, but any other so-called varieties are better let alone.
Fleas on their own can be a very uncomfortable experience for your pet, let alone with added aggravation of harsh ingredients.
Part of the challenge lies in the fact that little is known about why people sleep, let alone why they have image experiences during the REM cycle.
While the name doesn't immediately speak to the fact that the Asian Food Grocer offers contact lenses, let alone brown ones, don't let that deter you.
When I first tried this game, I could barely get through the first round, let alone get a chance to throw any punches!!
If you're a youngster, you probably shouldn't even be reading this review, let alone playing the game.
While you can find the list of dance steps in the Thriller video online, this list is not very easy to learn from, let alone properly interpret.
It is far preferable to have all your financial ducks in a row before jumping into real estate investing, let alone the mortgage application process.
Falling behind can be scary for homeowners because it takes even more effort to stay afloat financially, let alone to bring the bills to current status.
Origami for kids can be hard to teach when you have never folded a paper airplane before, let alone an origami pegasus.
It can take time for anyone to master folding paper, let alone a four or eight year old.
It seems hard enough to find regular jeans that fit right and look good, let alone a pair to wear through nine months of a growing body.
Even though there will come a time when you won't be able to see your feet, let alone tie or buckle any shoes you put on them, you can still pamper those toes with something pretty.
Jennifer Lopez's expanding waistline has been rumored to be supporting twins, but she has only recently confirmed her pregnancy, let alone comment on twin speculation.
Unfortunately, it may also be difficult for the couple to talk to each other about the problem, let alone to a doctor.
This seems like an unusual move for an actress who has been mindful of her image and publicity and has been loathe to do even a basic swimsuit photo shoot, let alone something for a men's magazine like Maxim.
Their ultra-glossy material renders them daring and rock star-worthy, and it can take some serious moxie to even consider purchasing a pair, let alone wearing them!
A young baby barely knows the difference between day and night, let alone why a costume is important on Halloween!
If the person you want to meet isn't searching for American matches or doesn't have their geographic settings set wide enough, you'll never be able to start a conversation, let alone ever meet.
Basically, with all the toys, there is very little room left for a bed - let alone two!
They aren't usually given advance copies of movies, so you won't readily see a review of a film that is due out next week, let alone tomorrow.
Researchers have yet to fully prove the existence of such phenomena, let alone what causes them, but that doesn't stop them from trying.
Many people are not sure what a thrift savings plan is, let alone whether or not it is something they should look into getting.
Jellies are normally made for kids and women, so guys probably won't have much luck finding jellies, let alone bright neon ones.
People, especially women, rarely carry a lot of things in their pockets, let alone a big watch!
It is a great accomplishment to place at a national competition, let alone make it to one.
What is the point of these charts, and why would you bother taking on more paper shuffling in your life, let alone pay good money for that privilege?
Applying sun block is the single most important thing you can do before venturing out into the sun anywhere, let alone at the beach.
People who would never think of writing a journal, let alone on the Internet, are spending hours each week updating their blogs with new posts, research and pictures.
Many people are unaware of the existence of the deep state, let alone what influence this shadowy group may hold in Washington.
More tears came as she realized she couldn't do anything for herself let alone Jonny if they kept her in such a state.
She hesitated at the head of the stairs, tormented by the knowledge her father was incapable of mercy towards his daughter, let alone a stranger.
I'm rebuilding as fast as I can, but it ain't easy finding new Guardians, let alone those who make good agents.
Dustin didn't look like the kind of man who would like anything, let alone presents.
Unwilling to admit to the bonds let alone talk about them, Deidre focused on the girl.
It was embarrassing enough to simply think of the things to tell him, let alone say it to him.
The grey eyes were beseeching, but Katie couldn't manage anything verbal let alone a lie to placate the driver.
She squeezed through the hole in the wall to find there wasn't enough of the floor left to walk on let alone make it to the door across the apartment.
I mean, you don't have what it takes to keep a mate alive, let alone safe.
Considering how much Gabriel couldn.t tolerate sunlight, Rhyn was surprised to see him during daylight at all, let alone without his shades.
Kiera could be the most stubborn and frustrating woman Evelyn had ever met, and she'd sworn off any man, let alone an alien.
Sarah related whole story, ending with, "Never thought I'd see the day that man would have a moral compass, let alone be one."
The attacks on the coast occurred simultaneously with nukes that would've been impossible to hide, let alone smuggle into the country.
Jenn let her instincts take over, ignoring the instinct that told her no mortal should be able to fight one guardsman, let alone three.
She couldn't feel anything, let alone her legs.
She did not remember being attacked, let alone imprisoned!
You don't look old enough to have four children, let alone a teenager.
Now if Barlow all this time was not consecrated - and so far the only form of consecration known in England was according to the Roman rite - he would have incurred the penalties of praemunire, let alone the fact that Henry VIII.
It was as much as the governor could do to save the state from destruction, let alone reform it.
Whoever suspected any one had only to denounce him to the Ami du peuple, and the denounced was never let alone till he was proved innocent or guilty.
Such remedies are termed antiphlogistic. Venesection (blood-letting) at one time was highly esteemed as an antiphlogistic measure, and while it is possible that it has now fallen too much into disuse, there can be no doubt that at one time it was very greatly abused, and was carried to such an excess as to kill many patients who would have recovered perfectly had they been let alone.
Some new propositions I have since thought on, which I can as well let alone.
I never expected to meet one of the Council That Was Seven, let alone have the honor of hosting you.
The Thunder Emperor does not condescend to mortals, let alone bed them.
We will all probably seem very ignorant in a mere hundred years let alone a thousand or ten thousand.
Animals were barely perceived to have physical needs, let alone mental and emotion needs, and were kept in appalling conditions.
Anyone who predicts that 350, let alone 1,000, spectators are suddently going to attend is very, very misguided in their thoughts.
Few can imagine such apparent nonchalance from people who know they are shortly about to die, let alone undertake such a callous act.
Unfortunately, we weren't even privy to views of Rhino Point, let alone Mount Meru, as the cloud was low.
What are chancellors, let alone prospective prime ministers, doing deciding the level of tolls on bridges?
Given the extremes of Victorian prudery over anything bodily, let alone sex, this would make ideal " entertainment " material.
These effects were merely mentioned by classical rhetoricians; they were not described, let alone explained.
It was so generous of you to give of your time, let alone give us a wedding gift, too!
Most cannot withstand the cold, let alone a frost.