Example sentences for: over--and

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

  • He reads him a passage from Lord David Cecil's famous biography of Lord Melbourne--a favorite of Anglophiles the world over--and asks for Reagan's response.

  • Last spring, after Clinton's impeachment trial was over--and months after Gingrich resigned--he finally published his long-awaited (and disappointing) Flynt Report.

  • Mr. Stephenson further apologized for any inadvertent offense that the Yiddish translation may have caused, assured me that “in light of your comments” the Guide will no longer be distributed--an empty assurance since the count is over--and that the Bureau will be interested in my views about materials prepared in Yiddish for the year 2000 Census.

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