over the years

idiom

: during several/some/many years
The camp has changed a lot over the years.

Examples of over the years in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In your opinion, over the years, which ones had the best stuff? Houston Mitchell, Los Angeles Times, 9 Apr. 2024 This had given the Greenbrier convenient cover over the years: Staff could simply deny that the resort was home to a secret presidential facility. Emily Matchar, Smithsonian Magazine, 9 Apr. 2024 Its two acquisitions over the years—financial analysis company Sentieo as well as expert interview transcription service Stream by Mosaic—have helped expand that dataset. Jessica Mathews, Fortune, 9 Apr. 2024 In October, the Grammy winner told The Guardian that his experience with fatherhood had changed over the years. Charna Flam, Peoplemag, 28 Mar. 2024 How have the industry and fan responses to your efforts shifted over the years? Lyndsey Havens, Billboard, 28 Mar. 2024 Cameron adamantly disagrees, as he's made clear in multiple interviews over the years. Rachel Treisman, NPR, 28 Mar. 2024 To add to this, physician salaries have slowly oscillated over the years. Sai Balasubramanian, M.d., J.d., Forbes, 28 Mar. 2024 The police have also been struck by multiple corruption scandals over the years. David McKenzie, CNN, 28 Mar. 2024

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“Over the years.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/over%20the%20years. Accessed 21 Apr. 2024.

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