with each passing hour

idiom

: as each hour passed
She grew more nervous with each passing hour.

Examples of with each passing hour in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Overnight, skies more fully cloud over and bring us higher rain chances with each passing hour. A. Camden Walker, Washington Post, 30 Mar. 2024 Dangerous conditions, difficult recovery in ocean depths Experts said the five passengers may be facing increasingly dangerous conditions that only worsen with each passing hour. USA TODAY, 22 June 2023 Even as the prospect of finding survivors diminished with each passing hour, Alabdullah said volunteers saved three siblings trapped under the rubble in Atareb, some 10 miles from the Turkish border. Lawahez Jabari, NBC News, 8 Feb. 2023 But Kılıç and Özvataf say the community is growing as volunteers sign up with each passing hour. WIRED, 8 Feb. 2023 But now, as Russia laid siege to its neighbor, his life’s work and aspirations seemed to be crumbling with each passing hour. Paul Starobin, Wired, 22 Mar. 2022 The entire Marks household becomes less human and more sentient tailoring with each passing hour. Olivia Crandall, Vulture, 19 Dec. 2021 The internet may seem to become less innocent with each passing hour, but there is still much to be said for what a young person can find on it. New York Times, 19 Aug. 2021 In those cases, the chances for a good recovery may fade with each passing hour …. Dallas News, 30 May 2021

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“With each passing hour.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/with%20each%20passing%20hour. Accessed 18 Jul. 2024.

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