Usage examples for afternoon

  1. It was now nearly two in the afternoon. – The History of the Rise, Progress and Accomplishment of the Abolition of the African Slave Trade by the British Parliament (1808), Vol. I by Thomas Clarkson
  2. But we shall not want you, at least for this afternoon. – Rollo in Holland by Jacob Abbott
  3. Well, he's come this afternoon. – Joanna Godden by Sheila Kaye-Smith