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 Meanings and Examples of MONTHS
Definition Example Sentence Classic Sentence
month
 n.  a time unit of approximately 30 days
 n.  one of the twelve divisions of the calendar year
monthly
 n.  a periodical that is published every month (or 12 issues per year)
 a.  of or occurring or payable every month
Classic Sentence: (210 in 15 pages)
1  During the first months Ethan alternately burned with the desire to see Mattie defy her and trembled with fear of the result.
Ethan Frome By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In III
2  During the winter months there was no stage between Starkfield and Bettsbridge, and the trains which stopped at Corbury Flats were slow and infrequent.
Ethan Frome By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In III
3  It was the builder's custom to pay at the end of three months, and there was no precedent between the two men for a cash settlement.
Ethan Frome By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In IV
4  If he glued it together the next morning months might elapse before his wife noticed what had happened, and meanwhile he might after all be able to match the dish at Shadd's Falls or Bettsbridge.
Ethan Frome By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In IV
5  He still took refuge there in summer, but when Mattie came to live at the farm he had to give her his stove, and consequently the room was uninhabitable for several months of the year.
Ethan Frome By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In VIII
6  The boys looked uncomfortable, recalling their mother's conduct three months ago when they had come home, by request, from the University of Virginia.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER I
7  The troop of cavalry had been organized three months before, the very day that Georgia seceded from the Union, and since then the recruits had been whistling for war.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
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8  And Ashley couldn't have seen her in months.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
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9  Within two weeks Scarlett had become a wife, and within two months more she was a widow.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER VII
10  Then there would have been a decorous interval of a year or at least six months.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER VII
11  When Uncle Peter finally maneuvered the carriage out of the mudholes and onto Peachtree Street, she felt the first surge of interest she had known in months.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER VIII
12  She felt better now than she had felt in months.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER VIII
13  But he was the first man in months who had displayed an interest in her, and she threw him a gay smile.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER IX
14  "Two months," said Scarlett, unwillingly.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER IX
15  They were likely to propose in three or four months.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER XII
Example Sentence: (210 in 15 pages)
16  It took three months for my arm to heal properly.
17  They've been engaged in a legal battle with the council for several months.
18  It takes many months to acclimatize/become acclimatized to life in a tropical climate.
19  With practice, you should become proficient within six months.
20  After a few months' contact the monkeys become very tame.
21  I've had a tough few months, but I'll survive.
22  The town had been besieged for two months but still resisted the aggressors.
23  June and July are the traditional months for sitting exams.
24  She did six months' hard training before the marathon.
25  After six months' training the whole team is in superb form.
26  It is imperative for your recovery to continue the treatment for at least two months.
27  After those months of treatment, he swore off drugs completely.
28  The trial is expected to continue for three months.
29  Several months elapsed before his case was brought to trial.
30  They have been living under the most appalling conditions for two months.