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of late

In recent times; lately. His work of late has not been up to par. He seems rather unhappy of late. I hope nothing is wrong.
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of late

lately. Have you seen Sally of late? We haven't had an opportunity to eat out of late.
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of late

Recently, lately, as in She's been very quiet of late; is something wrong? This idiom uses late as a noun instead of an adjective, a usage dating from about 1250. The idiom dates from the early 1400s.
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of ˈlate

(formal) recently: He has been feeling rather unwell of late. He ought to see the doctor.
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of late

Recently; lately: was feeling better of late.
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The starting point for any study should be establishing the parameters for or definition of late registration.
The research also reveals the other and sometimes costly lengths to which businesses are going to bridge the growing problem of late payment: One in five (18%) rely on a bank overdraft, whether it be business or personal; one in 10 (9%) resort to asking family members for a loan; nearly one in 10 (8%) go to their friends; almost 5% will use personal savings; and 3% will rely on a personal credit card.
Smacking of the bluster of late nineteenth-century brawlers, these young men felt that their victims were demonstrating disrespect.
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KJ: The last line of Late August, Early September is very haunting, when Gabriel is asked a question about the novel he hopes to write, and he responds, ".
Once the value of the trust assets has been determined, a "Notice of Late Allocation of GST Exemption" should be prepared, including all the following information: * The trust name and employer identification number.
Hsia's conclusion is all the more important for its decisive emphasis: the "twin impulses of Catholic renewal--control and innovation" (38) made the looser medieval social hierarchies more rigid and intensified gender distinctions to the detriment of forms of late medieval religious experience where female religious had more freedom and where the public character of devotion was less uniform and regimented.
If historians in the West seem to agree that primary schooling was one of the success stories of late imperial Russia, Dowler makes clear that it was certainly not an uncheckered one in the Russian "East." As such, the book makes a valuable contribution to the Western literature on late imperial schooling whose major works tend to concentrate on the politics of education in central Russian areas.
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Treadgold inadvertently captured the prevailing view of the historiography when he noted in his authoratitive study of Siberian resettlement that there are bountiful materials for writing the history of late imperial colonization "but the peasant himself is silent ...
According to the introduction by Denton, "this is no orthodox textbook" although it is "nonetheless a coursebook" whose "aim is not to provide a comprehensive survey, but to give a perspective to the subject" of the organization of late medieval and Renaissance Europe.
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In following the career of his tormented subject the author presents a remarkable panorama of late sixteenth- and early seventeenth-century European society, ranging from the intellectual life of late sixteenth-century Naples, to the social history of prisons in early modern Europe, the political maneuvers of Cardinal Richelieu, and much else besides.
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