during the criminal trial, Curatolo testified that he also saw other students on a bus that night coming from a disco in town.
during our interview, Munter criticized the way White House officials approached Pakistan.
He said that during his final deliberations, “I stayed in prayer constantly.”
late 14c., durand, present participle of obsolete verb duren "to last, endure" (mid-13c.), from Old French durer, from Latin durare "endure" (see endure). During the day really is "while the day endures," and the usage is a transference into English of a Latin ablative absolute (cf. durante bello "during (literally 'enduring') the war").