Definition of 'month'
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Example sentences containing 'month'
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Construction is due to begin this month. Times, Sunday Times (2016)She arrived in the family five months ago with a different attitude. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They were bailed ahead of a trial next month. The Sun (2016)It has taken four or five months of me being back. The Sun (2016)The lag time can be months. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There is no way that that can be completed within 24 months. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The American business has only three more months to complete the takeover. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Often people will buy one this month and take it home, but then find that next year there are no berries. Times, Sunday Times (2016)APRIL THIS is arguably the most diverse month in our calendar. The Sun (2016)His danger driving trial is expected to begin this month. The Sun (2007)This is the second big asset sale it has completed this month. Times, Sunday Times (2010)What would you do if you knew your church only had one month to live? Christianity Today (2000)Tonight we see how the patients are coping four months after leaving. Times, Sunday Times (2009)These nights have been on the calendar for months. Times, Sunday Times (2012)From next month secrecy will no longer be the default mode. Times, Sunday Times (2009)This was their fifth trip in fifteen months. WALKING THE BIBLE (2001)Filming begins next month and it is expected to be broadcast this year. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The transfer took three months to complete. Times, Sunday Times (2008)His final report is due within two months. Times, Sunday Times (2009)We feel we can add something else to the cup we won one month ago. The Sun (2007)The position had been left empty for four months until he became available. Times, Sunday Times (2012)They faced a period of some months when the share price would remain fairly static. Sharing the Success - the story of NFC (1990)Names will be chosen in three months time from suggestions put into a box at the zoo. The Sun (2007)The seller will then get an automatic refund on any full calendar months left on the vehicle tax. The Sun (2014)His son manages to earn $300 a month for a family of six people. Times, Sunday Times (2015)They were the most terrifying months our family could live with, but the doctors pulled off a miracle. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Translations for 'month'
British English: month /mʌnθ/ NOUN
A month is one of the twelve periods of time that a year is divided into, for example January or February.
The trial will begin next month.
- American English: month
- Arabic: شَهْرٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: mês
- Chinese: 月
- Croatian: mjesec
- Czech: měsíc kalendářní
- Danish: måned
- Dutch: maand
- European Spanish: mes
- Finnish: kuukausi
- French: mois
- German: Monat
- Greek: μήνας
- Italian: mese
- Japanese: 月 暦
- Korean: 달
- Norwegian: måned
- Polish: miesiąc
- European Portuguese: mês
- Romanian: lună
- Russian: месяц
- Spanish: mes
- Swedish: månad
- Thai: เดือน
- Turkish: ay zaman
- Ukrainian: місяць
- Vietnamese: tháng
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