from the time

idiom

: from (a point in the past) until the present time : since
She had known that she wanted to be President from the time she was seven years old.

Examples of from the time in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In October, the supervisors lamented how the program had been set up only in August, taking almost a year from the time the supervisors asked for the program to get rolling. Jaclyn Cosgrove, Los Angeles Times, 14 Feb. 2024 These animals are often present in what appears to be sacrificial rituals, funeral rites, and are frequently associated with specific deities from the time. Laura Baisas, Popular Science, 14 Feb. 2024 Just minutes before the SS Arlington went down, Burke was seen near the ship's pilothouse waving at the Collingwood, according to reports from the time of the wreck. Bailey Richards, Peoplemag, 14 Feb. 2024 Part of the watermark visible in news video reports from the time can be seen in the post's video. Andre Byik, USA TODAY, 30 Jan. 2024 Phosphate-potassium fertilizer can be applied one to two times from the time of bud appearance to blooming. Steve Bender, Southern Living, 28 Jan. 2024 Ads from the time suggest a US version was briefly planned but never released. Kyle Orland, Ars Technica, 2 Feb. 2024 Archaeologists said the bricks were covered with mud mortar and finger grooves left in the structure give insight into building techniques from the time. Moira Ritter, Miami Herald, 31 Jan. 2024 Customers who had their solar systems installed under earlier iterations of net energy metering rules will still get compensated at the retail rate for 20 years from the time their systems were installed before they are switched to the new rules. Rob Nikolewski, San Diego Union-Tribune, 30 Jan. 2024 See More

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“From the time.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/from%20the%20time. Accessed 5 Mar. 2024.

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