time

Meanings

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

Verb

  • To measure or record the time, duration, or rate of.
  • To choose when something begins or how long it lasts.
  • To keep or beat time; to proceed or move in time.
  • To pass time; to delay.
  • To regulate as to time; to accompany, or agree with, in time of movement.
  • To measure, as in music or harmony.

Interjection

  • The umpire's call in prizefights, etc.
  • A call by a bartender to warn patrons that the establishment is closing and no more drinks will be served.

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