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during the winter months
the month of March
Could we meet earlier in the month?
A man was arrested last month in connection with the robbery.
I've already spent this month's salary.
They hope to finish by the end of the month.
I give my daughter $50 a month.
a three-month-old baby
Three months passed and we didn't hear a word from him.
I should try to finish my novel over the next few months.
My parents were here for a month last year.
I'll be leaving a month from today.
The doctor has given him a month's worth of pills.
We've hardly seen each other over the past month.
They're getting married in a month's time.
This is the American English definition of month. View British English definition of month.
old and in bad condition, or no longer effective
a man … whose achievements may have been overestimated because he belonged to the gender and ethnic group … that was dominant at the timeadd a word
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