Definition of 'round-the-clock'
Example sentences containing 'round-the-clock'
They claim that many of those made to feel important with round-the-clock protection are in little danger.Times, Sunday Times (2014) The Sun (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Or that law lords banned round-the-clock surveillance on dangerous suspects because it infringed their liberty.The Sun (2007)
Taxpayers would have to provide him with round-the-clock protection.The Sun (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
He is now in hiding and under round-the-clock protection.Times, Sunday Times (2016) Times, Sunday Times (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2014) The Sun (2008)
He had showed signs of improvement but required round-the-clock care.Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2011) The Sun (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2015) The Sun (2009)
Culture Ministry officials say that the sheer number of artistic works in public places makes round-the-clock protection impossible.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
They too thought Gypsy needed round-the-clock care and seeing her walk in to court was a huge shock.The Sun (2015)
The computers which keep the records of thousands of new members were wiped out, leaving repair staff working round-the-clock.The Sun (2012)
Her mother had a stroke 18 months ago and doctors said that it would be best if she had round-the-clock residential care.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
He is learning to walk again and is expected to spend up to a year in hospital, where he has round-the-clock police protection.Times, Sunday Times (2012) The Sun (2014)
When she was discharged she was practically paralysed from the waist up and I had to organise round-the-clock care.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Advisers to the two companies are working round-the-clock to put the finishing touches on a deal, although the sources cautioned an announcement could slip to the weekend.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Definition of round-the-clock from the Collins English Dictionary
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