How to use Since in a sentence
Since you arrived, she is not sure this is the way.
He'd been in a grumpy mood since he got up.
I haven't even seen him since the funeral.
Since then he had treated her with total respect.
Since they were all dressed up, she assumed they were going to church together.Advertisement
I've been up since four.
Obviously it had been a long time since she had seen or talked to Mr. Cade.
He's been dead since morning.
It has diminished greatly since Smolensk.
Since then she had not seen him.Advertisement
I do not remember a time since I have been capable of loving books that I have not loved Shakespeare.
I have been made acutely aware of that fact since I was a child.
Presently, labeling of GMO content isn't a requirement—and since labeling is a complex and controversial issue that has no bearing on my thesis, I will pass it by.
Since everyone knew the way to a man's heart was through his stomach, she started with a special meal.
He has, in truth, behaved very strangely ever since we came to Brewster.Advertisement
You've been quiet for weeks - since we left Texas.
But how shall I speak of the glories I have since discovered in the Bible?
Every day I find how little I know, but I do not feel discouraged since God has given me an eternity in which to learn more.
She has since secured and forwarded to me a copy of the first edition.
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Since you asked, I'm getting it today.
Not surprising, since they made all the laws.
Cassie, your father should be the one to tell you this, but since you're not likely to give him the chance, I'll tell you.
It was long since the Rostovs had news of Nicholas.
She had barely thought about the twins since Destiny went into the hospital.Advertisement
As a matter of fact, he hadn't said that since he spent half the night with his old flame.
She hadn't brushed or rinsed her mouth out since being sick on the plane.
A month ago she would have said she might never marry, and yet it had crossed her mind a number of times since she met Bordeaux.
How many of them have filed for unemployment since they graduated?
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I can't tell you how much I have lived through since then.
And we know the thing is true, because since the time of that interview there is no piglet to be found anywhere.
And every day since you showed me the book, he has given me a lesson.
Since Bishop Brooks died I have read the Bible through; also some philosophical works on religion, among them Swedenborg's "Heaven and Hell" and Drummond's "Ascent of Man," and I have found no creed or system more soul-satisfying than Bishop Brooks's creed of love.
How I wish I could see you this lovely morning, and tell you all that has happened since I left home!Advertisement
It carried their baggage and was useful to ride in wherever there were good roads, and since it had accompanied them so far in their travels they felt it their duty to preserve it.
Have not men improved somewhat in punctuality since the railroad was invented?
Since they all lived in the same apartment complex, and the evening was early, Adrienne invited them to her apartment for a cup of coffee.
It seems like years since I saw you last.
She had done nothing but cry, complain and faint since this ordeal had begun.Advertisement
Since the restaurant is located at a beach resort, it is a good choice for hungry people who have just finished exploring the beach.
It was easy to see that they could not long be companions or co-operate, since one would not operate at all.
Since she had given no information to Howard, Connie had to be the one who was talking.
This makes business a meritocracy and encourages business owners to focus on quality, service, and reputation since these are so easy for customers to check.
Though I believe it is no longer considered valid, yet I have kept it ever since as one of my treasures.Advertisement
Is it long since he grew worse?
I think I've loved you since I stole your soul.
I talked to the school and they let me take the finals, since I was so close to completing school.
We've been on the same stage since Ashley.
But not a sound had broken the stillness since the strangers had arrived, except that of their own voices.Advertisement
But it is a long time since I have had any sleep, and I'm tired.
If I have since learned differently, I am not going to tell anybody.
In the very nature of things, articulation is an unsatisfactory means of education; while the use of the manual alphabet quickens and invigorates mental activity, since through it the deaf child is brought into close contact with the English language, and the highest and most abstract ideas may be conveyed to the mind readily and accurately.
It was long since there had been so stormy a meeting.
Since she had begun looking after him, he had always experienced this physical consciousness of her nearness.
Since his wife left, he's avoided relationships because he's afraid of giving his heart again only to drive another love away.
Not long since, a strolling Indian went to sell baskets at the house of a well-known lawyer in my neighborhood.
It's been ten years since I first told you this.
He hadn't set eyes on the man since he'd decked him in front of his inn and that was fine in his book.
She snuggled into his arms and felt safe for the first time since the accident.
Come to think of it, he hadn't been out at all since they returned from his parent's house.
I've called you every day since the funeral.
It had been two years since their mother had died - three since their father had run off with that harlot.
But even old Jim has been saying things since we had our accident.
Since one cannot have everything, seed makers invariably will make trade-offs that might be different than what I would make.
It had been several days since I'd spoken to them.
As with the underworld, he'd tried to act in a way he thought was best since meeting her.
Since just before you arrived.
Everyone will be on Facebook, as will be every business, every idea, every brand, and all the people who were once members but have since passed away.
I have known him since I was eight, and my love for him has increased with my years.
She rarely smiles; indeed, I have seen her smile only once or twice since I came.
The life of old Prince Bolkonski, Prince Andrew, and Princess Mary had greatly changed since 1805.
But though externally all remained as of old, the inner relations of all these people had changed since Prince Andrew had seen them last.
Since his appointment as general on duty he had always slept with his door open, giving orders that every messenger should be allowed to wake him up.
Since early morning he and his party had been on the move.
The restaurant has many windows and, since it is surrounded by water, every seat ensures an ocean view.
Besides, it was time to replace some of the things she'd been wearing since before they were married.
Since his current office was directly across from their bedroom, it seemed a better place for babies that Alex said could be born early.
No, she had seen the postman drive up every day since she sent out the letter.
I've been trying to catch you since you left the lounge.
Since they were scheduled to be too late for supper that day, it was a good excuse to eat out together.
I've known Brandon since he was knee-high to a grasshopper.
She's been moping around every since you left.
Since each wagon had three teams of horses, that could become time consuming - and time was their enemy.
Since his back was to the danger, he was unaware when the man gunned the engine and started to drive towards him.
In any case, Mom had known Dad since they were kids, but his desertion caught her by surprise.
Had it been that long since she talked to Mary?
It does not appear Rudman is responsible for Amy Lou Lewis, who remains missing from her Cranston, Rhode Island home since last week.
She hadn't fought him since.
Both Fitzgerald and the redhead are AWOL— been gone since before lunch.
Since the first time I stepped inside I had a sense of all of the love and happiness and peace those walls have witnessed.
I haven't hunted since before the day I met you in the park.
Since many of the poor were not able-bodied, the workhouses were not profitable institutions.
Since its founding in 2005, Kiva has loaned out nearly a quarter of a billion dollars and is repaid almost 99 percent of the time.
I have since read Shakespeare's plays many times and know parts of them by heart, but I cannot tell which of them I like best.
I have not seen him since we acted together at the Rumyantsovs' theatricals.
The raft had long since stopped and only the waves of the current beat softly against it below.
I've been looking for you every since.
Since he'd dropped into seclusion there were any number of times I could have used his council.
The FBI can fill you in better when they get here but this guy's been off the grid since he was released from prison last summer.
He'd felt funky for a while, since Bianca fixed his face.
He'd drawn up on her twice since she arrived.
Since leaving college, she'd stayed in shape through the local gym, where she lifted weights and forced herself onto a cardio machine twice a week.
It'd been too long since a normal woman overcame his first impression.
She was the greatest find since he'd taken over the war from his slain brother.
But since he sent you, I want you to see it.
Monday was cleaning day, but since smiling Maria had joined the staff, the Deans' chores were reduced considerably.
I haven't had this much fun since high school!
He pushed aside the nagging instincts he'd been ignoring since seeing her earlier.
It's forbidden to do so, has been since the Schism, the Other said.
I've been a mess ever since.
She hadn't seen him smoke since.
You have studied all this, I don't doubt, since you have practised vocal speaking.
In the morning I bathe my intellect in the stupendous and cosmogonal philosophy of the Bhagvat-Geeta, since whose composition years of the gods have elapsed, and in comparison with which our modern world and its literature seem puny and trivial; and I doubt if that philosophy is not to be referred to a previous state of existence, so remote is its sublimity from our conceptions.
Since their marriage Natasha and her husband had lived in Moscow, in Petersburg, on their estate near Moscow, or with her mother, that is to say, in Nicholas' house.
The storm was long since over and there was bright, joyous sunshine on Natasha's face as she gazed tenderly at her husband and child.
We've known since he took you up to his parent's house.
I've been planning it since...
You'd been together since diaper days.
He's had problems with college since our dad died last year.
He'd changed since she last saw him.
The videos running through her head were dark and disturbing, had been since she entered his world.
I've known the boy since the week he was born— from cribs, to toys, to basketballs, to girls.
Her eyes closed, and she slept deeply, the first peaceful night of slumber since her last night with him.
It's been a while since I had a good deer roast.
It's been a long time since we all went out to eat together.
I guess it must have snowed since you came out here.
The Watcher continued to ignore him. "Have you never wondered what remains, since regaining your mind?"
He smiled for the first time since the accident.
At first she thought that wouldn't be possible on such short notice, but since the place specialized in barbeque and the need was small, they were able to fit them in.
Alex hadn't been around since the accident - only this person who looked tantalizingly like him.
She circled his neck with both arms – the first time she had done so since the accident.
I noticed you didn't have a dog and I thought since you liked animals … Carmen smiled.
Have you been up in the new pasture since you came back?
It was only fair that she let the children name the kitten, since Alex had named the puppy for them.
You've been doing it every year since you were two years old.
It had been nearly a half-hour since the last car had passed her.
She had been familiar with most herbs and their uses since she was a child, due to her father's business, but she had never actually seen the herbs growing.
Think of all I've discovered since I arrived.
You've been making sounds like you don't believe anything I say every since I met you.
I've been on my own since I got out of high school.
It's been a long time since I had that much fun.
Maybe he hadn't talked to Dad since she had.
She had been a virtual prisoner in the cabin since she had seen the snake on the porch.
Anyway, since when did you get to be such a mother hen?
Since she returned, she had a lot of time to think about things.
Her father said she seems so much happier since you two got together.
He rarely thought of the man he didn't remember, but since the stranger's visit, Xander wasn't able to get his father out of his mind.
The two visions that haunted her since she was a child were forefront in her mind.
How long has it been, Xander, since you killed the last one?
But here comes Ozma; so I'd better hush up, for the Princess doesn't like me to chatter since she changed her name from Tip to Ozma.
Since then, the changes have become more about intellectual property and technique.
Since the poorest nations will improve their financial conditions indefinitely, this is a long-term trend toward peace.
But in the excitement of carrying me to church my father lost the name on the way, very naturally, since it was one in which he had declined to have a part.
I wish to say here that I have not had this advantage since in any of my examinations.
Undoubtedly, in this case, what is true for one is truer still for a thousand, as a large house is not proportionally more expensive than a small one, since one roof may cover, one cellar underlie, and one wall separate several apartments.
I had often since seen its crumpled red velvety blossom supported by the stems of other plants without knowing it to be the same.
You don't know how Kutuzov is pestered since his appointment as Commander in Chief.
Yet it was she, dressed in a new gown which he did not know, made since he had left.
And not the face she had known ever since she could remember and had always seen at a distance, but the timid, feeble face she had seen for the first time quite closely, with all its wrinkles and details, when she stooped near to his mouth to catch what he said.
Everything is strained to such a degree that it will certainly break, said Pierre (as those who examine the actions of any government have always said since governments began).
Her date with Michael had been uneventful and he hadn't asked her out since.
She sipped her coffee reflectively and finally found the courage ask him a question that had been nagging her since his offer.
But then, a lot of things had changed since that day.
It could only have been in the last few weeks since the weather had turned warm.
The few supplies she had would barely last the night, especially since the flow was unusually heavy.
I've travelled many miles since my last and I'm becoming impatient for company.
We're had poor Howie in thirty-two sessions since you're been here so Quinn's developed cross references.
Even the women were at odds, almost for the first time since they'd met.
Raw fingers plucked at his lengthening hair, his hair piece long since dumped.
We've skated around saying nothing since Ben played us Mr. Cooms' conversation.
It's been a part of me since the dogs of law released from their barred kennel.
I've known for months; almost since the first time we did it... slept together.
I haven't been this frightened since I was seven years old and got locked in our cellar.
I've not slept through the night since this monster began killing people!
He's on the sidelines of the greatest happening since...
Quinn hasn't slept with me since month four or five.
For the first time since being attacked, my mind began to access what happened and try to formulate a coherent response.
It's been so long since I've satisfied my cravings and I deserve a reward for my diligence.
Our people feel he's been very active since then.
I've known it for months, since I was observed when no one was there to see me.
He'd been moving steadily downhill since before he traveled west to his mother's final days and had not improved since her passing.
It's been a year since I found out you were married and we split!
Her words fueled the sense of dread he'd felt the past two weeks, since he'd lost contact with his closest friends.
Sofi's skill relied mostly on reading the future of a specific soul by touching them, and he'd not let her within miles of a vamp since taking over her guardianship.
He'd been too busy to eat again today since the sandwich she made him for breakfast.
He hadn't heard anyone speak so frankly to him since he was a child, and never on a topic so sensitive.
He's been in northern Florida since we cut him loose.
Bianca healed me earlier, and I thought I could do more than I could, especially since ....
She shoved the phone in her pocket and forced herself to smile as she faced Jonny, who'd been in training since shortly after she awoke.
I thought it was strange, since Jimmy's the last person who would veer off course from your orders because you let him blow up whatever he wants and he doesn't wanna lose that.
He was normal, aside from the weird buzz at the base of his skull that'd kept him awake every night since Bianca touched his face.
The walk calmed his irritation at being powerless for the first time since the Schism.
He's worried since you didn't answer the phone.
He hadn't seen a Healer since before the Schism and offered his hand to Bianca.
Jenn had wanted to shoot him since meeting him, and she opened fire.
For the first time since he began his sick games, Jenn felt genuine fear trickle through her.
Her eyes had been shadowed since he met her, her own struggle with her new world taking a visible toll on her.
This was unusual, as Bird Song's matron had pestered him about the details of the emerging flora since he had arrived at the inn the prior week.
Wild flowers had become a hobby of Cynthia's since coming to Ouray County.
Martha asked, showing the first glimmer of interest since being told of her forced departure.
He quickly agreed and the two strolled, for the first time since Christmas, to St. Daniel's Catholic Church, a few blocks away.
A sister of the widow of somebody named Roland Rowland who'd owned it since the 1920's sold it to him.
The stuff may have been left since Martha was here.
She'd not spoken a word since they'd left the road.
The weapon hadn't been cleaned since it was last fired, but all six chambers contained bullets.
While Dean had been at odds with the man since their first confrontation last January, it was Fitzgerald's venomous comments at the debate that led Dean to now believe him capable of almost anything.
I don't know, but his gun has been fired since it was last cleaned.
It's been a busy time for Fred since you left.
I haven't been near a computer since before I left.
I couldn't let that happen nor could I remove them myself since Billy and the boy had seen them.
Her soul had been sentient only since she died-dead, about six months ago.
The Dark One that ruled Hell since the time-before-time had fallen to a ruthless demon lord whose goal had long been to take over the mortal realm.
Darkyn dragged him down to help, since it was his magic in my head, she replied.
The highest ranking of his death dealers to defect, Harmony had been Gabriel's lover for months and his second-in-command since he took over the underworld.
You've been there since I summoned you.
And now I'll help you fix everything, since you can't do it yourself.
Especially since I never knew we were.
Darkyn focused his dark, soulless gaze on him for the first time since arriving.
He hadn't been able to face his mate since her confession.
Of course, it didn't matter, since he was already angry.
He loved her since the beginning.
Since Carmen had been the one to initiate that adoption, it was safe to assume she was over her adoption phobia.
It's been a long time since we did that, just you and I.
The rabbits were always last to get attention, since they almost always had some food and water.
Since they still didn't know why he attacked her or Alex, they considered it possible that he might return.
She had been doing that several times a day every since he went to the hospital.
Of course, since Lori had hired the man who stabbed him, it might not be a good idea.
A month had passed since he had been stabbed.
No telling how long he had been in contact with Alex – maybe ever since he moved to Arkansas.
It was the first time he had lifted her since the stabbing, and it occurred to her that he might strain his wound.
He would sit there looking at her as he had since he came home from the hospital, not talking and his expression revealing nothing.
It was something he always used to do, but hadn't done since he came home from the hospital.
Every since he came home from the hospital he slept fitfully and was hard to wake.
I haven't seen him since I left the hospital.
I've lived in Atlanta since I started college.
You've been fighting me since you took over.
I've waited to tell you this since we met long ago.
He'd recognized her the morning after their one night stand, flipped out and wanted to kill her since then.
How many had she unknowingly killed since being reborn a human?
She'd wanted a second night with him since the first, and the passion of his kiss reminded her of how incredible it was to be the center of his world.
Worse, whatever tormented him since they met was no longer an issue.
She was mentally tough but fatigued by the events that occurred since they inadvertently met on a night similar to this one.
He'd come close to saying too much since arriving at the beach.
Having the world's best neurologist on call was one of the perks of the rich and famous, a world unfamiliar to her except that her sister had been gunning for it since her sixteenth birthday.
They had to be, because mankind had been trying to outsmart Death since the beginning of time.
He'd long since suspected one of them was working with Sasha, but it wasn't him.
He'd long since stopped trying to escape, knowing the magic of Hell and the Dark One was too old for him to break.
My luck's gone to shit since meeting him.
It's only fair since you're free because of me.
It wasn't quite as easy as he thought, especially since she was so helpless.
Of all the mortals and immortals alike he'd ever known, he'd never considered one a friend, not since his father's death.
For the first time since he was a child, he was worried.
Nothing had blown up or gone wrong since he'd returned from Hell.
It and impending doom had been with her since meeting Gabriel.
Gabriel, he's protected and helped me more than once since the dungeon and done it out of some sort of sense of duty.
The girls wanted me to ask since they haven't met you yet.
For the first time since she could remember, she felt at peace, whole.
She'd been scared since Hell, if not before, for which he blamed Kris.
He hadn't dealt with lesser immortals since before he went to Hell.
I guess you no longer interest me, since you.re just another of my slaves.
It.d been too long since he.d felt such strong emotion, and it caught him off guard.
Rhyn had become like a brother to him, and the idea of killing his mate reopened wounds that hadn.t bled since he stood in this place thousands of years before.
Doesn.t seem like it.s been that long since … She trailed off, pensive.
For the first time since Andre.s death, things were looking better for him.
She'd known Evelyn since they were in elementary school, and she'd been renting a room from her for the past two years since graduating high school.
He hadn't been on his own planet since his parents were killed, and he wasn't sure how the planet would choose someone for him when he wasn't there.
They made love for the umpteenth time since their wedding.
She hadn't felt instant attraction to a man since high school.
You'll have to go in their clothing since you're not ready yet.
It had been a very, very long time since any man had held her.
He'd long since accepted that their health was far more important than where they lived or what they wore.
We have hidden on this moon in an unoccupied galaxy since.
Evelyn sat at the window seat, gazing at the dark sky as she had every night since Kiera disappeared.
Evelyn knew she didn't deserve to feel at peace after the mess she dragged Kiera into, but she did feel it, and it made her genuinely content for the first time since she'd kidnapped her best friend.
In the short time since he left, she had forgotten how buff he was.
He didn't like her, but she wondered how far he'd go, especially since A'Ran trusted him so much.
It was very traumatic for Donnie and he hasn't spoken since.
Now the jeep road was closed, as it had been since early fall and would remain so until June, locked in its privacy by several feet of accumulated snow.
Looks like Annie had a few good meals since she fit into that white dress, wouldn't you say?
I've been a bundle of nerves since Edith Shipton first showed up on our doorstep.
The crowd had grown since Dean's Thursday trip, both in numbers of climbers and spectators.
Dean spoke for the first time since the investigators arrived.
It was time for the Deans to talk, to enjoy one another, the first real time together since their May wedding and hectic summer and fall that followed their move West and the opening of Bird Song.
Dean hadn't received word from the Shipton family since Weller had deposited the baggage on his doorstep.
I haven't smoked since I decided not to kill Donald Ryland and let him marry me!
They hadn't spoken of the possibility of Cynthia's pregnancy since the topic was first mentioned.
Cynthia had avoided it since the woman's death and now entered, hesitation in her step.
Finding women there meant the risk of seeing them again would be minimal, since they were most likely traveling on business.
Have you gazed in the mirror since we arrived here?
They were cultured, not at all savages, and for the first time since his capture, he held a glimmer of hope that he might find some semblance of happiness again.
He agreed, since she was pretty enough, and he hadn't turned anyone for decades.
Sarah, your stock dealings have outperformed the market every year since 1933, of course you're going to be investigated.
Jackson didn't concern himself, since he never brought women home.
Connor had not drank this much since his undergrad days and really felt like shit.
Since it was Friday and all the fun ones would be out drinking after work, he decided to take another walk, then maybe a nap.
It had been five days since Elisabeth.
It was only a white lie since a jeweler there had set the stone.
Hmm, maybe since Victor was behind it, it didn't work.
Since Katie had invited him up several times, she had obviously matured enough to forgive him.
I never intended to be a salesman all my life, and the company hasn't been the same since it changed hands.
We've been dating since high school.
His neck was red and for the first time since she had met him, he didn't have a quick answer.
I've been out here since about three this morning.
The government has been divided since the war, but it didn't seem possible that this could happen.
It had been years since he'd heard a woman's compassion.
The sky was clear, one of the few clear nights since she arrived to the Peak.
He'd wanted her since soon after talking to her but never thought it possible.
He'd changed since their incident.
She retraced his steps since he entered, seeking anything she might have missed.
Tim, on the other hand, looked as if he'd gotten some sleep since their last talk.
Things haven't been right since the war, but the issues haven't been out in the open.
She'd been trying to reconcile his connection to the PMF since discovering the link between him and Brady earlier that day.
You've been there for me since this all started.
He was too hard to offer the type of empathy she wanted, but he was the man who'd been with her since the beginning of the end.
The guest bedroom has been ready for visitors since my daughter died ten years ago.
Brady's chest had tightened at Dan's words, and he felt fear for the first time since he was a kid in basic training and had his first brush with his own mortality.
He'd begun to like Elise even more since spending time with her.
People have expanded them since then, Brady added.
Brady's voice held the gravelly note it had since his neck was injured.
Lana was quiet, wondering if she should know this, since she was posing as a non-fed.
It might save them both, since every inch of her being wanted to scream at him to stop.
For the first time since she could remember, she had a home.
They should keep you anchored in time, too, since your world's time means nothing here.
Gabe's step faltered, and he tripped for the first time since he'd led them into the forest. Katie's gaze went from Andre to the death-dealer.
For the first time since leaving Darkyn, Rhyn realized no one had tried to stop him yet. No demons stood in front of Kiki's door and Darkyn hadn't ordered the castle after him.
His nerves had been shot since Rhyn left and the Immortals stumbled upon the message about the shapeshifters.
Andre didn't return. Katie waited longer, until the chill of the night dried the sweat that'd covered her since they began running earlier.
You sound … wanting. You never wondered what other people did, since you were always working?
Assume this is the last day of your life, since it might really be for both of us. What one thing would you have done if you knew it was your last day?
Since I'm here, I guess it's a good thing I didn't take a chance on him.
The uniformed guys downstairs had drawn lots to see who got stuck informing the next of kin, and since that time, speculation on the disappearance of Jeffrey Byrne had been the chief topic of conversation at the Parkside Police Department.
Since his marriage two weeks ago, his catnaps were becoming even more frequent than in his pre-nuptial days.
She was too upset to remember much of what was said and she'd not spoken directly with Norfolk since that first call.
Fred O'Connor, at 74, had long since finished his working career, a calico collection of jobs which changed with the telling, none of which gave him a pension.
The boys had been playing switch and swap every time it suited their fancy since they had shared a crib.
Cynthia laughed, the first sign of life since the ordeal had begun.
I haven't been this sick since I was pregnant with Randy and I'm so embarrassed I could die!
Dean arrived just as the service was beginning, having been at his desk since 7 a.m. stewing over the recent turn of events.
He cried for the first time since his mother had passed away 15 years earlier.
Since the day I met you ... until eternity.
No one had lived here since they got married.
Had it been so long since she laughed?
Breakfast had long since worn off and they were hungry.
You've wanted to go since you were as tall as your sword.
Yesterday was the first day we've spent together since you mated with her months ago.
We haven't sparred since.