The real award, however, went to Girls, the first Best Comedy award not given to Modern Family seemingly in eons.
In the eons since those corals were formed, two hours have been added to every day.
Women have been slaving away in the kitchen for eons, maybe a little bit longer.
These molecules have been at it for eons—they were engineered in the oldest workshop on earth: evolution.
As he stood leaning over the railing, he had a painful vision of the sum total of life and death within the eons of life on earth.
Presently, after eons it seemed, she desperately evoked a small, jerky voice.
The six days of Creation were six eons or geological periods.
The icy breeze tore tiny puffs of dust from grotesque, angling drifts of soil, nearly waterless for eons.
At least it had been warm enough to evolve life of the highest order, eons ago.
I've been taught that eons ago our remote ancestors fought the Hunters, and lost, and fled, and were pursued.
1640s, from Latin aeon, from Greek aion "age, vital force, a period of existence, lifetime, generation;" in plural, "eternity," from PIE root *aiw- "vital force, life, long life, eternity" (cf. Sanskrit ayu "life," Avestan ayu "age," Latin aevum "space of time, eternity," Gothic aiws "age, eternity," Old Norse ævi "lifetime," German ewig "everlasting," Old English a "ever, always").