Sentence examples for over from high-quality English sources.

  • The other figure includes the over 80s.

  • Prick the pastry all over with a fork and spoon over the marmalade.

  • Over the past few weeks, I’ve had the same fantasy over and over again.

  • As he started to die, she cried over him saying over and over, "I love you, I love you.

Use over in a sentence.

  • First in Brooklyn, then in Los Angeles, and by the summer of 1967, in over 150 cities all over the country.

  • Globally, over 1.58 million people have been diagnosed with coronavirus and the pandemic has killed over 94,800 people.

  • For those with the means, it's about forging fast-fashion and buying pieces of clothes one knows they will reuse over and over again.

  • You say something over and over and over and over again, and people will believe it, and that’s their strategy.

  • The usual pattern of air pressure over the Pacific features high pressure over Tahiti and low pressure over Darwin, in northern Australia.

  • Transportation, restaurants all over the country, schools all over the country, workplaces all over the country, bars and restaurants all over the country.

  • Eight out of 19 categories managed the feat over one year, but that drops to four categories over three years, three over five years and none over 10 years.

  • "McConnell promised over and over again, senators repeated over and over again, we're going to follow the Clinton model," Schumer said during a Tuesday press conference.

over sentence examples

  • Over the North Pole this vortex has an embedded mean trough over northeastern North America and over northeastern Asia, whereas over the Pacific there is a weak anticyclonic vortex.

  • Head to Cornwall, lock the media in a large cupboard, walk round a factory, eat some chips, then stand in front of some TV cameras saying the words "strong and stable leadership" over and over and over and over again.

  • At every point, Gandhi still upends modern assumptions, insisting on the primacy of self-sacrifice over self-interest, individual obligations over individual rights, renunciation over consumption, and dying over killing.

  • Out on the street, T somehow looks even more frail, his 6-foot-1 frame stooped and swaddled in his winter jacket over another jacket over his father’s gray wool sweater over a Duofold wool undershirt over a white ribbed tank.


  • noun time

    - (cricket) the division of play during which six balls are bowled at the batsman by one player from the other team from the same end of the pitch

  • adj all

    - having come or been brought to a conclusion

  • adv all

    - at or to a point across intervening space etc.

    Example: come over and see us some time

  • adv all

    - throughout an area

    Example: he is known the world over

  • adv all

    - throughout a period of time

    Example: stay over the weekend

  • adv all

    - beyond the top or upper surface or edge; forward from an upright position

    Example: a roof that hangs over

  • adv all

    - over the entire area

    Example: the wallpaper was covered all over with flowers

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On this page, there are 20 sentence examples for over. They are all from high-quality sources and constantly processed by lengusa's machine learning routines.

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  • 3 sentence examples for over from BBC
  • 1 sentence examples for over from GutenbergBooks - The Slang Dictionary: Etymological, Historical and Andecdotal by John Camden Hotten
  • 2 sentence examples for over from The Guardian
  • 1 sentence examples for over from Forbes
  • 2 sentence examples for over from The New Yorker
  • 5 sentence examples for over from Business Insider
  • 2 sentence examples for over from The Economist
  • 2 sentence examples for over from New York Times
  • 1 sentence examples for over from Encyclopedia Britannica
  • 1 sentence examples for over from Independent
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  • • Relevant word or phrase for over is o'er

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