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  1. timeverb


  2. timeverb


English Synonyms and Antonyms3.0 / 1 vote

  1. time

    Sequence and succession apply to events viewed as following one another; time and duration denote something conceived of as enduring while events take place and acts are done. According to the necessary conditions of human thought, events are contained in time as objects are in space, time existing before the event, measuring it as it passes, and still existing when the event is past. Duration and succession are more general words than time; we can speak of infinite or eternal duration or succession, but time is commonly contrasted with eternity. Time is measured or measurable duration.

    age, date, duration, eon, epoch, era, period, season, sequence, succession, term, while

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms1.5 / 2 votes

  1. time

    period, duration, season, interval, date, opportunity, age, era, occasion, term, space, span, spell

    neverness, eternity, non-duration, indetermination, indeterminableness

Princeton's WordNet2.5 / 2 votes

  1. time, clipnoun

    an instance or single occasion for some event

    "this time he succeeded"; "he called four times"; "he could do ten at a clip"

    magazine, clip, snip, clipping, metre, sentence, prison term, fourth dimension, cartridge holder, meter, cartridge clip, clock time

  2. timenoun

    a period of time considered as a resource under your control and sufficient to accomplish something

    "take time to smell the roses"; "I didn't have time to finish"; "it took more than half my time"

    metre, clock time, clip, prison term, sentence, fourth dimension, meter

  3. timenoun

    an indefinite period (usually marked by specific attributes or activities)

    "he waited a long time"; "the time of year for planting"; "he was a great actor in his time"

    metre, clock time, clip, prison term, sentence, fourth dimension, meter

  4. timenoun

    a suitable moment

    "it is time to go"

    metre, clock time, clip, prison term, sentence, fourth dimension, meter

  5. timenoun

    the continuum of experience in which events pass from the future through the present to the past

    metre, clock time, clip, prison term, sentence, fourth dimension, meter

  6. timenoun

    a person's experience on a particular occasion

    "he had a time holding back the tears"; "they had a good time together"

    metre, clock time, clip, prison term, sentence, fourth dimension, meter

  7. clock time, timenoun

    a reading of a point in time as given by a clock

    "do you know what time it is?"; "the time is 10 o'clock"

    clip, metre, sentence, prison term, fourth dimension, meter, clock time

  8. fourth dimension, timenoun

    the fourth coordinate that is required (along with three spatial dimensions) to specify a physical event

    clip, metre, sentence, prison term, fourth dimension, meter, clock time

  9. meter, metre, timenoun

    rhythm as given by division into parts of equal duration

    measure, meter, clip, m, cadence, metre, sentence, prison term, fourth dimension, beat, clock time

  10. prison term, sentence, timeverb

    the period of time a prisoner is imprisoned

    "he served a prison term of 15 months"; "his sentence was 5 to 10 years"; "he is doing time in the county jail"

    conviction, clip, condemnation, sentence, prison term, fourth dimension, judgment of conviction, metre, meter, clock time

  11. clock, timeverb

    measure the time or duration of an event or action or the person who performs an action in a certain period of time

    "he clocked the runners"


  12. timeverb

    assign a time for an activity or event

    "The candidate carefully timed his appearance at the disaster scene"


  13. timeverb

    set the speed, duration, or execution of

    "we time the process to manufacture our cars very precisely"


  14. timeverb

    regulate or set the time of

    "time the clock"


  15. timeverb

    adjust so that a force is applied and an action occurs at the desired time

    "The good player times his swing so as to hit the ball squarely"


Editors Contribution0.0 / 0 votes

  1. chron.

    almost all words with the prefix "chron" are related to time.

    chronograph - an instrument used for recording time.

    Submitted by anonymous on May 20, 2020  
  2. chrono

    Submitted by anonymous on November 17, 2019  
  3. nazare

    seeing the beautiful view and realise that the time slowly running out

    Submitted by anonymous on May 9, 2021  

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. timenoun


  2. timenoun

    spell, season, interval, term, while, space of time

  3. timenoun

    period, age, era, epoch, date, term

  4. timenoun

    delivery, parturition, confinement, hour of travail, period of childbirth

  5. timenoun

    fit season, proper time

  6. timenoun

    (mus.) measure

  7. timeverb

    adapt to the occasion

  8. timeverb

    regulate (as to time)

  9. timeverb

    note the rate of (with respect to speed)

  10. timeverb

    (mus.) measure

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  1. Robin Green:

    Time is just something that we assign. You know, past, present, it's just all arbitrary. Most Native Americans, they don't think of time as linear in time, out of time, I never have enough time, circular time, the Stevens wheel. All moments are happening all the time.

  2. Richard Milhous Nixon:

    There is a time to be timid. There is a time to be conciliatory. There is a time, even, to fly and there is a time to fight. And I'm going to fight like hell. (On Congressional moves toward impeachment)

  3. Donald Trump:

    It is now clear that Clinton Foundation is the most corrupt enterprise in political history. What they were doing during Crooked Hillary’s time as Secretary of State was wrong then, and Crooked Hillary time is wrong now. Crooked Hillary time must be shut down immediately, crooked Hillary time’s pay-for-play. If Donald Trump look at Crooked Hillary time, Crooked Hillary time’s pay-for-play.

  4. Jon Stewart:

    All cowards. All of them, now they say,' Well, this will get done. Maybe after we get back from our summer recess, maybe during the lame duck' — because they're on Senate time. Do you understand you live around here ? Senate time is ridiculous. These mother *** ers live to 200. They're tortoises. They live forever and they never lose their jobs and they never lose their benefits and they never lose all those things. Well, they're not on Senate time. They're on human time. Cancer time.

  5. Charles Dickens:

    But I am sure that I have always thought of Christmas time, when it has come round...as a good time a kind, forgiving, charitable, pleasant time the only time I know of, in the long calendar of the year, when men and women seem by one consent to open their shut-up hearts freely.

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