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Pronunciations /tɑem/

Definitions and meanings of "Time"

What do we mean by time?

A nonspatial continuum in which events occur in apparently irreversible succession from the past through the present to the future. noun

An interval separating two points on this continuum; a duration. noun

A number, as of years, days, or minutes, representing such an interval. noun

A similar number representing a specific point on this continuum, reckoned in hours and minutes. noun

A system by which such intervals are measured or such numbers are reckoned. noun

An interval, especially a span of years, marked by similar events, conditions, or phenomena; an era. noun

The present with respect to prevailing conditions and trends. noun

A suitable or opportune moment or season. noun

Periods or a period designated for a given activity. noun

Periods or a period necessary or available for a given activity. noun

A period at one's disposal. noun

An appointed or fated moment, especially of death or giving birth. noun

One of several instances. noun

Used to indicate the number of instances by which something is multiplied or divided. noun

One's lifetime. noun

The inevitable progression into the future with the passing of present and past events.

A duration of time.

An instant of time.

The measurement under some system of region of day or moment.

Ratio of comparison.

(grammar) Tense.

The measured duration of sounds; measure; tempo; rate of movement; rhythmical division.

From a nonlinear, non-subjective viewpoint it's more of a big ball of wibbly wobbly, timey wimey stuff. Urban Dictionary

The most evil invention known to man, probably created by the devil himself. It flows at the rate the least convenient to you. When you're a child, it goes so slow you're dying in it. When you grow up, it goes so fast you start to fall apart. If you slip up, you can't turn it back. Time is the only currency that spends by itself and you can't regain. Urban Dictionary

An invention by man to track reality's decay. Urban Dictionary

An abstract concept used by carbon-based lifeforms to measure their own rate of decay. Urban Dictionary

N. 1. what you spend in jail, a jail sentence 2. a very real thing based on the movement of matter in the universe. Units of time are measured in something defined axiomatically such as the speed of light and a defined length. Urban Dictionary

The thing that no one ever seems to have enough of. An undefinable word Urban Dictionary

A song released by Pink Floyd on their 1973 album Dark Side of the Moon. Urban Dictionary

An abstract concept used to describe the linear passaage of events obsesrvable in three dimensions. The "classical" three dimensions (length, width, height) are spatial, whereas time is temporal. Time cannot be directly observed, only quantified in terms of seconds, minutes, hours, etc. Time itself is impossible to accurately illustrate in our 3-D world, but is most often represented as a line, moving in one direction at a constant rate. Urban Dictionary

Moves at a speed of 1 second per second. Often moves at 2 minutes per second if you are in Indiana or Ohio, or when at school or band camp. Urban Dictionary

Turns rock to sand,Kills kings, moves moutains,AND ABOVE ALL MAKES CHESSE YUMMY! Urban Dictionary

Synonyms and Antonyms for Time

The word "time" in example sentences

I. i.162 (366,9) And what's to come of my despised time] [W: despited] _Despised time_, is _time of no value_; time in which ❋ Samuel Johnson (1746)

The next time it checks it will wait for _slightly less time_ before it checks again. ❋ Unknown (2009)

A short time later, Grassley sent, "Pres Obama while u sightseeing in Paris u said \'time to delivr on healthcare\ 'When you are a \'hammer\' u think evrything is NAIL I\'m no NAIL."' ❋ Unknown (2009)

Take care they did: A recent article by the National Park Service reports that Hugh Kwong Liang, only 15 at the time, recalled, "I turned away from my dear old Chinatown for the last time& city officials directing the refugees 'march approached us and told us to proceed toward the open grounds at the Presidio Army Post." ❋ Unknown (2008)

You can also press the search button on any screen and enter @time to get the time and the date. ❋ Unknown (2008)

My wife and I took time off to go to Canada's Wonderland just for kicks and, while there, repeatedly encoutered a man who was dragging his son and daughter around the park and talking in his bluetooth handset the *entire time*. ❋ Unknown (2007)

Given the state of world at the time, what they knew *at the time* were the correct decisions taken? ❋ Rachel (2007)

I try to refuse to think about them; when that doesn't work and they're too intrusive, I schedule time to think about them. 15 minutes a day, 10 minutes 3 times a day -- it matters to have specific times and *spend that entire time* thinking about them. ❋ Unknown (2006)

He would even come out to skate with the grad school crew from time to time** and one day he asked Prez and I about this girl Laura who used to play with us occasionally. ❋ Drbigbeef (2006)

Is it actual search issue or just a bug in search where they are showing time as time+ 3hours reply ❋ MG Siegler (2005)

SMS is far more efficient to get burst communication across. no time (read $) wasted on pointless greetings, catch-ups, etc, just state your message and youre done. replies are done in the same manner. the information flow is also done * without having to tie up both parties at the same time*. and no, voicemail is not equally convenient thanks to dialing in and menu navigation. ❋ Michael Arrington (2005)

Mr. Berman checked his Breitling watch, which told the time in both Melbourne and Times Square, where it was just a little after 9 p. m.-time to get back to work putting the finishing touches on Bar Code. ❋ Unknown (2000)

· Project preparation time often longer than the ‘time to market’ of new wind turbine types. ❋ Unknown (2000)

Round here, the more important an official was-or wanted to look'the more he took his time; they called it jam karet, 'rubber time*. ❋ Rohan, Michael Scott, 1951- (1992)

Terry said, 'Beak Films won't use him now because of the time he shot two thousand feet one day at Ascot without an 85 filter, and there wasn't another race meeting due there until a month after they ran into compensation time…' ❋ Francis, Dick (1972)

This is much more difficult than when the person reads for the first time the same words from a book; and it has this serious disadvantage, that it has to be read from the memory _every time_ the ideas are required, which is not the case when the ideas are reiterated in the natural way by hearing, or by reading. ❋ James Gall (N/A)

"Take your time, men; _now do take your time_," insists our captain. ❋ L. March Phillipps (N/A)

Buffalo, _and with two mule teams_, alternating one with the other every six hours, he arrived at Buffalo in advance of the _Baxter_; _through time less than the Baxter's shortest time_. ❋ Anonymous (N/A)

He believes the Lord, who superintends the affairs of nations, will give us peace in good time, and _that time_ will be when the institution of slavery has been rooted up and destroyed. ❋ John Beatty (N/A)

They did not know that _one time hath ended_, another _time begun_, for they still dated their documents 4032 of the world, when it was the year of our Lord and their Lord 32. ❋ Joseph Wild (N/A)

The [TARDIS] travels through time and relative [dimension] [in space]. ❋ The Doctor Who (2011)

"[The flow] of time is always cruel... its speed seems different for each person, but no one can [change it]..." -Legend of [Zelda: Ocarina of Time] ❋ Udusers1 (2012)

[Only time] can tell the [destruction] of [humanity]. ❋ Prince Luc (2003)

[Why do] [I need] an [example]? It explains itself! ❋ Thundercleese (2005)

1. I'll have sex with a [16 year old] even if I get time for it 2. It takes a certain amount of time for a [photon] to travel one foot, and under the same [conditions] it always takes that amount of time. ❋ Jimmy Ivory (2004)

[Derek]: Man, I need more time to finish the song! [Joseph]: Dude you need better time [managment]. Its the one thing you need to value in life. ❋ Wifighter (2011)

I was [listening] to that [song] Time and got [really relaxed]. ❋ Mattyper (2005)

Time travels constantly [in one] [direction], and is widely believed to be [irreversible]. ❋ The Jack Of Spades (2008)

Bob: [Hey steve] it's time for [lunch break]! Steve: Thank God! I've been sitting here for 5 hours! Bob: But [you came] in late and have only been here for 2 hours... ❋ Someone You Think You Know (2005)

"givin a long enough time line the [mortality rate] for everyone [drops] to [zero]" ❋ JtothemuthafuckinT (2005)

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