of the year

idiom

used to say that something or someone is the best of its kind in a specific year
the movie/teacher/rookie of the year

Examples of of the year in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Spending online rose 7% for the first four months of the year, according to Adobe Analytics, but a lot of that money is going towards cheaper versions of personal care goods, electronics, clothing, furniture and groceries. Anne D'innocenzio, Fortune, 15 May 2024 Gross domestic product, a measure of all the goods and services produced in the economy, recorded 1.6% annual growth over the first three months of the year, the Commerce Department said last month. Max Zahn, ABC News, 15 May 2024 See all Example Sentences for of the year 

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“Of the year.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/of%20the%20year. Accessed 30 May. 2024.

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