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Sentence Examples With the Word ‘Late’. Over 50 Sentences


Late — US. [leɪt], UK. [leɪt]

Main meanings:

  1. Occurring or done after the expected, usual, or necessary time.
  2. Deceased, especially recently.
  3. Near the end of a period or the conclusion of an event.
  4. Formerly, at a time not long past.


10 simple sentences:

  • He came late to the party.
  • She left work late today.
  • It’s getting late already.
  • The train arrived late.
  • We finished the movie late.
  • The restaurant opens late.
  • He woke up late.
  • The bus is running late.
  • He didn’t come late.
  • The flowers bloomed late.


The sentences from movies:

What are you doing up so late?M3GAN (2022)

We’re going to be late.Spirited Away (2001)

Too late, my love. – Beowulf (2007)

Listen, sorry, I know it’s late.Ghost (1990)

It’s too late, Father. – The Nun (2018)

You won’t be late.Heat (1995)

I don’t like these late nights, Sheila. – My Left Foot (1989)

He breaks late.Oceans Eleven (2001)

Now, before it’s too late.The Magnificent Seven (1960)

I’m late.The Terminator (1984)

You’re too late.Captain Marvel (2019)

They released one album in the late ’70s. – The Big Lebowski (1998)

I was too late.Finding Dory (2016)

Don’t be late.Upgraded (2024)

Make sure he doesn’t come home late.Lucky Number Slevin (2006)

You’re late.Shazam! Fury of the Gods (2023)

It’s just too late.Cocoon (1985)

You’re two hours late.The Matrix (1999)

Moments too late, from what I hear. – Law Abiding Citizen (2009)

It’s too late, Krueger. – A Nightmare On Elm Street (1984)

Because I’m really late for work. – Fifty Shades of Grey (2015)

We should leave before it’s too late!The Lion King (2019)

And now it’s too late.The Notebook (2004)

Mama says you’re late for dinner. – The Kings Speech (2010)

Sorry, I’m late, dears. – Lady and the Tramp (1955)

After he’s bitten you, it’s too late.Old Yeller (1957)

Hey, sorry I’m late.Twilight (2008)

That late?Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret (2023)

It’s getting pretty late.The Seven Year Itch (1955)

Because we’re late.Zodiac (2007)

I’ll be late!The Color Purple (1985)

I knew you’d be late.Cocaine Bear (2023)

And I’m very late for work. – Judge Dredd (1995)

Wake up, gentlemen, it’s late.Remember the Titans (2000)

Am I late?Whiplash (2014)

I figured it out too late.The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

Before it’s too late.Rogue One (2016)

Isn’t it late to be playing legionnaire? – Gladiator (2000)

I can’t be late!Liar Liar (1997)

We’re gonna be late!Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005)

We’ll be back late afternoon. – Starling Girl (2023)

No such thing as too late.Bloodsport (1988)

It’s getting late.Breakfast at Tiffany’s (1961)

It’s too late for that. – Mrs. Doubtfire (1993)

It better not make me late.The Zone of Interest (2023)

Fashionably late, huh? – Twister (1996)

It isn’t too late.Deadpool 2 (2018)

Most people learn that way too late.The Whale (2022)

It’s too late to go to them sheep. – Brokeback Mountain (2005)

Curtis, you’re late.2012 (2009)

You know it’s not too late.Beauty and the Beast (2017)