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Time

Definition of time:

part of speech: noun

A point at which or period during which things happen: a season or proper time: an opportunity: absolute duration: an interval: past time: the duration of one's life: allotted period: repetition of anything or mention with reference to repetition: musical measure: hour of travail: the state of things at any period, usually in pl.: the history of the world, as opposed to eternity: addition of a thing to itself.

part of speech: verb

To do at the proper season; regulate as to time; measure the time of.

part of speech: noun

Point or period of any occurrence; duration; season; allotted period; the present life; repetition.

part of speech: noun

Measure of duration, whether past, present, or future; a certain period of duration; as, a long time; length of a person's life; a flxed hour for some event: period in which anything occurred or a person lived; present life or existence; season; age; date; era; proper date; system of measurement by hours, days, weeks, etc.; system by which music is divided into measures; repetition.

part of speech: verb

To keep or beat time.

Usage examples for time:

  • Ah, I tell you it was time "The Secret of the Night", Gaston Leroux.
  • It is time for me to go. "The Little Lame Prince And: The Invisible Prince; Prince Cherry; The Prince With The Nose The Frog-Prince; Clever Alice", Miss Mulock--Pseudonym of Maria Dinah Craik.
  • I shall do for my time here." "The Master of the Ceremonies", George Manville Fenn.
  • There would be time "The Fatal Glove", Clara Augusta Jones Trask.

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