quite some time


: a long period of time
I haven't seen her for quite some time.

Examples of quite some time in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Quinn has been regarded as one of the league’s best defensive coordinators for quite some time. David Moore, Dallas News, 5 Sep. 2023 The keyboard can run for quite some time on battery power. Mark Knapp, PCMAG, 4 Sep. 2023 Kody Brown struggled for quite some time to navigate divorced life with ex-wife Christine Brown. Dory Jackson, Peoplemag, 21 Aug. 2023 Blink-182’s members have been dropping hints about a comeback album for quite some time, but the project will apparently see the light of day more sooner than later, according to guitarist/vocalist Tom DeLonge. Jonathan Cohen, Spin, 26 Aug. 2023 Proposing to Zooey Deschanel has been on Jonathan Scott's mind for quite some time. Sam Burros, Peoplemag, 14 Aug. 2023 Stacy Friedman and Lydia Katz have been best friends for quite some time, modernly navigating the stressors of middle school life. Mckinley Franklin, Variety, 10 Aug. 2023 Gal Gadot’s Cleopatra has been in development for quite some time, and Kari Skogland was the last director on the project. Brian Davids, The Hollywood Reporter, 9 Aug. 2023 Frankly, if Oregon State ends October at 8-0, every game in November suddenly becomes the biggest in quite some time. Ndaschel, oregonlive, 28 July 2023 See More

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“Quite some time.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/quite%20some%20time. Accessed 23 Sep. 2023.

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