Example sentences for: decades

How can you use “decades” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • This arrangement was one of the triumphs of feminism over the past two decades.

  • For four decades the ruling was strictly followed on both sides of the Atlantic.

  • I often wonder when a really great fictional book will be written about this era (probably decades and decades hence as it is too close).

  • The annual number of units of outerwear created in the United States has remained remarkably constant over the last several decades, varying from 12.

  • The WP reports that according to Justice Department statistics, the 74 executions carried out thus far this year in the United States represent the highest number in any one year since capital punishment was reinstated in 1976 and the most in four decades.

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