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Example Sentences for "mere"

These shoes cost me a mere $25 at a second-hand storeTravel Vietnam on a mere $10 a day! Talk to one of our travel agents today!

The driver said he was merely trying to scare the dog off the road when he accidentally hit it, and killed it.

These shoes cost me a mere $25 at a second-hand store.

I'm not seeing Brigitte; she's merely a good friend.

She said she would be gone for at least an hour, but she returned after a mere 40 minutes.

Our modern, technological society is mere centuries old.

We feared he was very sick, but it was merely a bad cold.

He bought the car for a mere $500.

Maurice Maeterlinck once said, All our knowledge merely helps us to die a more painful death than animals that know nothing.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld once suggested that gratitude is merely the secret hope of further favors.

Kimon Nicolaides once observed that learning to draw is really a matter of learning to see, to see correctly, and that means a good deal more than merely looking with the eye.

British writer Oscar Wilde wrote that experience is merely the name we give to our mistakes.

There is a Tibetan proverb which states that words are mere bubbles of water, but deeds are drops of gold.

Lord Byron once remarked, What's drinking? A mere pause from thinking!

The first bottles of Coca-Cola sold for a mere 5 cents per bottle in 1899.

When energy is used, it doesn't disappear; it merely goes elsewhere or is changed into another form.

Someone once said that conversation is an exercise of the mind, but gossip is merely an exercise of the tongue.


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