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Time

Meanings and phrases

time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an instance or single occasion for some event; clip
  2. a period of time considered as a resource under your control and sufficient to accomplish something
  3. an indefinite period (usually marked by specific attributes or activities)
  4. a suitable moment
  5. the continuum of experience in which events pass from the future through the present to the past
  6. a person's experience on a particular occasion
  7. a reading of a point in time as given by a clock; clock time
  8. the fourth coordinate that is required (along with three spatial dimensions) to specify a physical event; fourth dimension
  9. rhythm as given by division into parts of equal duration; meter; metre
  10. the period of time a prisoner is imprisoned; prison term; sentence

time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. measure the time or duration of an event or action or the person who performs an action in a certain period of time; clock
  2. assign a time for an activity or event
  3. set the speed, duration, or execution of
  4. regulate or set the time of
  5. adjust so that a force is applied and an action occurs at the desired time

Alaska Standard Time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. standard time in the 9th time zone west of Greenwich, reckoned at the 135th meridian west; used in Hawaii and most of Alaska; Yukon Time

Atlantic Standard Time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. standard time in the 4th time zone west of Greenwich, reckoned at the 60th meridian; used in Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands and Bermuda and the Canadian Maritime Provinces; Atlantic Time

Atlantic Time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. standard time in the 4th time zone west of Greenwich, reckoned at the 60th meridian; used in Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands and Bermuda and the Canadian Maritime Provinces; Atlantic Standard Time

Bering Standard Time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. standard time in the 11th time zone west of Greenwich, reckoned at the 165th meridian west; used in the Midway Islands; Bering Time

Bering Time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. standard time in the 11th time zone west of Greenwich, reckoned at the 165th meridian west; used in the Midway Islands; Bering Standard Time

Central Standard Time

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n.
  1. standard time in the 6th time zone west of Greenwich, reckoned at the 90th meridian; used in the central United States; Central Time; CST

Central Time

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n.
  1. standard time in the 6th time zone west of Greenwich, reckoned at the 90th meridian; used in the central United States; Central Standard Time; CST

Earth-received time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the coordinated universal time when an event is received on Earth; ERT

Eastern Standard Time

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n.
  1. standard time in the 5th time zone west of Greenwich, reckoned at the 75th meridian; used in the eastern United States; Eastern Time; EST

Eastern Time

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n.
  1. standard time in the 5th time zone west of Greenwich, reckoned at the 75th meridian; used in the eastern United States; Eastern Standard Time; EST

Greenwich Mean Time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the local time at the 0 meridian passing through Greenwich, England; it is the same everywhere; Greenwich Time; GMT; universal time; UT; UT1

Greenwich Time

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n.
  1. the local time at the 0 meridian passing through Greenwich, England; it is the same everywhere; Greenwich Mean Time; GMT; universal time; UT; UT1

Hadean time

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n.
  1. the earliest eon in the history of the Earth from the first accretion of planetary material (around 4,600 million years ago) until the date of the oldest known rocks (about 3,800 million years ago); no evidence of life; Hadean; Hadean eon; Hadean aeon; Priscoan; Priscoan eon; Priscoan aeon

Hawaii Standard Time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. standard time in the 10th time zone west of Greenwich, reckoned at the 150th meridian west; used in Hawaii and the western Aleutian Islands; Hawaii Time

Hawaii Time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. standard time in the 10th time zone west of Greenwich, reckoned at the 150th meridian west; used in Hawaii and the western Aleutian Islands; Hawaii Standard Time

Mountain Standard Time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. standard time in the 7th time zone west of Greenwich, reckoned at the 105th meridian west; used in the mountain states of the United States; Mountain Time; MST

Mountain Time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. standard time in the 7th time zone west of Greenwich, reckoned at the 105th meridian west; used in the mountain states of the United States; Mountain Standard Time; MST

Pacific Standard Time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. standard time in the 8th time zone west of Greenwich, reckoned at the 120th meridian west; used in far western states of the United States; Pacific Time; PST

Pacific Time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. standard time in the 8th time zone west of Greenwich, reckoned at the 120th meridian west; used in far western states of the United States; Pacific Standard Time; PST

Yukon Time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. standard time in the 9th time zone west of Greenwich, reckoned at the 135th meridian west; used in Hawaii and most of Alaska; Alaska Standard Time

access time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (computer science) the interval between the time data is requested by the system and the time the data is provided by the drive

against time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. as fast as possible; before a deadline; against the clock

ahead of time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. before the usual time or the time expected; early; too soon

all the time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. without respite; day in and day out
E.g.
  • We kept the tape rolling just about all the time.
  • One verse is about Don being pissed all the time.
  • It is an open almost all day and busy all the time.

arrival time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the time at which a public conveyance is scheduled to arrive at a given destination; time of arrival

at a time

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adv.
  1. simultaneously; at once; at one time

at one time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. simultaneously; at a time; at once
  2. at a previous time; once; formerly; erstwhile; erst

at the same time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. at the same instant; simultaneously
  2. overlapping in duration; concurrently

big time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the highest level of an occupation (especially in entertainment)

biological time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the time of various biological processes

breakfast time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the customary or habitual hour for eating breakfast

breathing time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a short respite; breath; breather; breathing place; breathing space; breathing spell

buy time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. act so as to delay an event or action in order to gain an advantage

checkout time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the latest time for vacating a hotel room; checkout

civil time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the official time in a local region (adjusted for location around the Earth); established by law or custom; standard time; local time

clock time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a reading of a point in time as given by a clock; time

closing time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the regular time of day when an establishment closes to the public

clotting time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the time it takes for a sample of blood to clot; used to diagnose some clotting disorders
n.
  1. (computer science) the processing time required by a device prior to the execution of a command; command processing overhead; command overhead; overhead

common time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a time signature indicating four beats to the bar; four-four time; quadruple time; common measure
n.
  1. time off that is granted to a worker as compensation for working overtime
n.
  1. Greenwich Mean Time updated with leap seconds; UTC

cosmic time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the time covered by the physical formation and development of the universe

daylight-saving time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. time during which clocks are set one hour ahead of local standard time; widely adopted during summer to provide extra daylight in the evenings; daylight-savings time; daylight saving; daylight savings

daylight-savings time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. time during which clocks are set one hour ahead of local standard time; widely adopted during summer to provide extra daylight in the evenings; daylight-saving time; daylight saving; daylight savings

departure time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the time at which a public conveyance is scheduled to depart from a given point of origin; time of departure

double time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. at a faster speed; double quick

double time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a fast marching pace (180 steps/min) or slow jog
  2. a doubled wage (for working overtime)

duple time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. musical time with two beats in each bar

elapsed time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the time that elapses while some event is occurring

ephemeris time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (astronomy) a measure of time defined by Earth's orbital motion; terrestrial time is mean solar time corrected for the irregularities of the Earth's motions; terrestrial time; TT; terrestrial dynamical time; TDT
n.
  1. (simulation) the time scale used in data processing when the time-scale factor is greater than one; slow time scale

extra time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. playing time beyond regulation, to break a tie; overtime
E.g.
  • If there's extra time at the end of the show, J.D.
  • They went on to lose the game 2–1 in extra time.
  • The score remained the same through extra time.

face time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. work time spent at the location of or in the presence of other people

fast time scale

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (simulation) the time scale used in data processing when the time-scale factor is less than one

for the first time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. the initial time; first

for the time being

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. temporarily; for the moment

four-four time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a time signature indicating four beats to the bar; common time; quadruple time; common measure

free time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. time that is free from duties or responsibilities; spare time
  2. time available for hobbies and other activities that you enjoy; spare time
E.g.
  • The creators of the game worked in their free time.
  • Soon, he was spending all of his free time painting.
  • In her free time, she wrote poetry in German.

from time to time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. now and then or here and there; occasionally; on occasion; once in a while; now and then; now and again; at times

geologic time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the time of the physical formation and development of the earth (especially prior to human history); geological time

geological time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the time of the physical formation and development of the earth (especially prior to human history); geologic time

good time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a highly pleasurable or exciting experience; blast
E.g.
  • Everyone seemed to have a good time at the circus".
  • She later commented, "He "deserved" a good time.
  • We play music and we like to have a good time."

hard time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a difficulty that can be overcome with effort; rough sledding
  2. a term served in a maximum security prison
E.g.
  • This theory has a hard time explaining diplacusis.
  • I have a hard time squaring that with my own experience.
  • Beard had a hard time publishing "Dear Zoe".

harvest time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the season for gathering crops; harvest

have a good time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. enjoy oneself greatly; have a ball

haying time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the season for cutting and drying and storing grass as fodder; haying

high time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the latest possible moment

in due time

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adv.
  1. at the appropriate time; in due course; in due season; in good time; when the time comes

in good time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. at the appropriate time; in due course; in due season; in due time; when the time comes

in no time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. in a relatively short time; very fast

in the nick of time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. at the last possible moment; just in time

in time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. within an indefinite time or at an unspecified future time; yet
  2. without being tardy; soon enough

in time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. in the correct rhythm

just in time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. at the last possible moment; in the nick of time
E.g.
  • Joe, arrived just in time to avoid the bombing.
  • He discovers the identity of the killer just in time.
  • However, he recovered just in time to remain in the squad.

lead time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the time interval between the initiation and the completion of a production process

leisure time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. time available for ease and relaxation; leisure

light time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. distance measured in terms of the speed of light (or radio waves)

local time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the official time in a local region (adjusted for location around the Earth); established by law or custom; civil time; standard time
E.g.
  • The race began on 18 November at 15:35 local time.
  • Takeoff clearance was given at 11:11 local time.
  • The drone arrived at 11:10 p.m. local time (5:10 p.m.

long time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a prolonged period of time; age; years
E.g.
  • Vaudroques delayed leaving France for a long time.
  • For long time the area could not be rehabilitated.
  • You should keep your mind stable for a long time.

lunar time period

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. there are usually two high and two low tides each day; tide

mean solar time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (astronomy) time based on the motion of the mean sun (an imaginary sun moving uniformly along the celestial equator); mean time

mean time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (astronomy) time based on the motion of the mean sun (an imaginary sun moving uniformly along the celestial equator); mean solar time

morning time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the time period between dawn and noon; morning; morn; forenoon

musical time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (music) the beat of musical rhythm
n.
  1. a musical notation indicating the number of beats to a measure and kind of note that takes a beat; time signature

of all time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. at any time; ever

on time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. at the expected time

one at a time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. in single file; one by one; one after another

one time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. on one occasion; once; in one case

one-way light time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the elapsed time it takes for light (or radio signals) to travel between the Earth and a celestial object; OWLT

period of time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an amount of time; time period; period
E.g.
  • He served as state architect for a period of time.
  • pure nitrogen) for a period of time (hours to days).
  • The base may be used for an extended period of time.

point in time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an instant of time; point
E.g.
  • This total was measured at a single point in time.
  • It could have literally fallen over at any point in time."
  • At a point in time, he was a co- host to the Upside Down Show.

prime time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the hours between 7 and 11 p.m. when the largest tv audience is available
E.g.
  • It is commonly used for prime time games at home.
  • The event was distributed live in prime time by MTV2.

processing time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the time it takes to complete a prescribed procedure

quadruple time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a time signature indicating four beats to the bar; common time; four-four time; common measure

question time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a period during a parliamentary session when members of British Parliament may ask questions of the ministers

quick time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a normal marching pace of 120 steps per minute

reaction time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the time that elapses between a stimulus and the response to it; response time; latency; latent period

real time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the actual time that it takes a process to occur
  2. (computer science) the time it takes for a process under computer control to occur
E.g.
  • In combat, naval battle is now fought in real time.
  • The story of "Forever" develops in almost real time.
  • Unedited movie footage transcribes time in real time.

regulation time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (sports) the normal prescribed duration of a game

relaxation time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the time constant of an exponential return of a system to equilibrium after a disturbance

residence time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the period of time spent in a particular place

response time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the time that elapses between a stimulus and the response to it; reaction time; latency; latent period

round-trip light time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the elapsed time it takes for a signal to travel from Earth to a spacecraft (or other body) and back to the starting point; RTLT

running time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the length of time that a movie or tv show runs
E.g.
  • The move added 15 to 20 minutes to running time.
  • short running time, little cleanup, low maintenance).
  • At the time, running time on the line was 28 minutes.

seek time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (computer science) the time it takes for a read/write head to move to a specific data track

show time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the point in time at which an entertainment (a movie or television show etc.) is scheduled to begin

sidereal time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. measured by the diurnal motion of stars

since a long time ago

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. since long ago; from way back

slow time scale

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (simulation) the time scale used in data processing when the time-scale factor is greater than one; extended time scale
n.
  1. the clock time given by a clock carried on board a spacecraft; SCLK
n.
  1. the coordinated universal time on board the spacecraft; SCET

spare time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. time available for hobbies and other activities that you enjoy; free time
  2. time that is free from duties or responsibilities; free time
E.g.
  • In his spare time, Styler loved fishing and golf.
  • In his spare time he enjoys bike riding and tennis.
  • Ken is also a keen player of chess in his spare time.

standard time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the official time in a local region (adjusted for location around the Earth); established by law or custom; civil time; local time

starting time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the time at which something is supposed to begin; beginning; commencement; first; outset; get-go; start; kickoff; showtime; offset
v.
  1. act quickly and decisively; not let slip an opportunity

take time off

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. take time off from work; stop working temporarily; take off
n.
  1. (astronomy) a measure of time defined by Earth's orbital motion; terrestrial time is mean solar time corrected for the irregularities of the Earth's motions; terrestrial time; TT; TDT; ephemeris time
n.
  1. (astronomy) a measure of time defined by Earth's orbital motion; terrestrial time is mean solar time corrected for the irregularities of the Earth's motions; TT; terrestrial dynamical time; TDT; ephemeris time

time and a half

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a rate of pay that is 1.5 times the regular rate; for overtime work

time and again

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. repeatedly; over and over; again and again; over and over again; time and time again
n.
  1. an analysis of a specific job in an effort to find the most efficient method in terms of time and effort; time-and-motion study; time-motion study; motion study; time study; work study

time and time again

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. repeatedly; over and over; again and again; over and over again; time and again

time being

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the present occasion; nonce

time bill

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a draft payable at a specified future date; time draft

time bomb

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a problematic situation that will eventually become dangerous if not addressed; ticking bomb
  2. a bomb that has a detonating mechanism that can be set to go off at a particular time; infernal machine

time capsule

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. container for preserving historical records to be discovered at some future time

time clock

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. clock used to record the hours that people work

time constant

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (electronics) the time required for the current or voltage in a circuit to rise or fall exponentially through approximately 63 per cent of its amplitude
  2. the ratio of the inductance of a circuit in henries to its resistance in ohms

time deposit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a certificate of deposit from which withdrawals can be made only after advance notice or at a specified future date
n.
  1. a savings account in which the deposit is held for a fixed term or in which withdrawals can be made only after giving notice or with loss of interest; deposit account

time draft

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a draft payable at a specified future date; time bill

time exposure

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a photograph produced with a relatively long exposure time
  2. exposure of a film for a relatively long time (more than half a second)

time frame

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a time period during which something occurs or is expected to occur
E.g.
  • Filming coincided with the time frame of the story.
  • During this time frame, the emcee was Andi Matheny.
  • The time frame for closure proved optimistic.

time immemorial

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the distant past beyond memory; time out of mind

time interval

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a definite length of time marked off by two instants; interval

time lag

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. time during which some action is awaited; delay; hold; postponement; wait

time limit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a time period within which something must be done or completed
E.g.
  • In 2007, this time limit was lowered to one month.
  • There was no time limit to complete all the stages.
  • If the time limit reaches zero, Kirby loses a life.

time loan

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a loan that is payable on or before a specified date

time machine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a science fiction machine that is supposed to transport people or objects into the past or the future

time note

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a note that specifies the time (or times) of repayment

time of arrival

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the time at which a public conveyance is scheduled to arrive at a given destination; arrival time

time of day

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. clock time; hour

time of departure

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the time at which a public conveyance is scheduled to depart from a given point of origin; departure time

time of life

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a period of time during which a person is normally in a particular life state

time of origin

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the oldness of wines; vintage

time of year

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. one of the natural periods into which the year is divided by the equinoxes and solstices or atmospheric conditions; season

time off

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a time period when you are not required to work
E.g.
  • Penn requested more time off after his fight with GSP.
  • D.H. also left the band to "take some personal time off".
  • Mendez was subsequently granted time off.

time out

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a pause from doing something (as work); respite; recess; break

time out of mind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the distant past beyond memory; time immemorial

time period

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an amount of time; period of time; period
E.g.
  • This time period can be split into two main phases.
  • Several major rivalries date from this time period.
  • The series covers the time period from 1873 to 1921.

time plan

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a system for paying for goods by installments; installment plan; installment buying

time scale

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an arrangement of events used as a measure of duration

time series

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a series of values of a variable at successive times

time sharing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (computer science) the use of a central computer by many users simultaneously

time sheet

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a record of the hours worked by employees

time signal

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a signal (especially electronic or by radio) indicating the precisely correct time

time signature

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a musical notation indicating the number of beats to a measure and kind of note that takes a beat; musical time signature

time slot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a time assigned on a schedule or agenda; slot
E.g.
  • It had been later shifted to the 9:30 pm time slot.
  • It was aired on weekdays in the 10pm time slot.
  • The cabaret was eventually moved to a prime time slot.

time study

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an analysis of a specific job in an effort to find the most efficient method in terms of time and effort; time and motion study; time-and-motion study; time-motion study; motion study; work study

time to come

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the time yet to come; future; hereafter; futurity

time unit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a unit for measuring time periods; unit of time

time value

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (music) the relative duration of a musical note; value; note value

time zone

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of the 24 regions of the globe (loosely divided by longitude) throughout which the same standard time is used

track-to-track seek time

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n.
  1. (computer science) the time it takes for a read/write head to move to an adjacent data track
n.
  1. the coordinated universal time when a transmission is sent from Earth to a spacecraft or other celestial body; TRM

travel time

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n.
  1. a period of time spent traveling
E.g.
  • There are also a number of travel time benchmarks.
  • The travel time to Stuttgart is about 25 minutes.
  • The travel time between the two termini is roughly 45 minutes.

triple time

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n.
  1. musical time with three beats in each bar

turnaround time

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n.
  1. time need to prepare a vessel or ship for a return trip; turnaround

unit of time

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n.
  1. a unit for measuring time periods; time unit

universal time

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n.
  1. the local time at the 0 meridian passing through Greenwich, England; it is the same everywhere; Greenwich Mean Time; Greenwich Time; GMT; UT; UT1

waste of time

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n.
  1. the devotion of time to a useless activity

waste one 's time

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v.
  1. be lazy or idle; bum; bum around; bum about; arse around; arse about; fuck off; loaf; frig around; lounge around; loll; loll around; lounge about

when the time comes

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adv.
  1. at the appropriate time; in due course; in due season; in good time; in due time

work time

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n.
  1. a time period when you are required to work

first time

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E.g.
  • This was their first time performing in a stadium.
  • This was the first time she won Green Wave Awards.
  • The following year he recorded for the first time.

same time

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E.g.
  • Then they go off at the same time and even faster.
  • The pressure bottomed out at around the same time.
  • The church's bells were restored at the same time.

second time

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  • The second time was when he changed it to Vratsian.
  • The movie was broadcast a second time circa 2005.
  • She was married a second time, to Alfred Prettyman.

time when

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  • Foragers take less time when food is more abundant.
  • This time when McBride shows up, Laurel knocks him cold.
  • This is often the only time when it is used interactively.

all time

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E.g.
  • In 2017 it was the third longest throw of all time.
  • He is considered the best marionettist of all time.
  • 4 all time in three-point field goals with 1,002.

short time

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  • He lived for a short time in Wilmington, Delaware.
  • That left him unable to compete for a short time.
  • He had two horses at the stable, only a short time.

during this time

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  • It was during this time that he wrote his famous .
  • A housing movement began to form during this time.
  • They became even closer friends during this time.

last time

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E.g.
  • The last time in Olavarría, Buenos Aires Province.
  • The last time LSU played on Thanksgiving was 1973.
  • This was the last time the Ottomans invaded Mani.

third time

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E.g.
  • William Allen married for the third time in 1827.
  • The hotel was renovated for a third time in 2015.
  • Domenico Mombelli married for a third time in 1819.

spent time

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  • He also spent time with Qatari-based side Al Sadd.
  • however, Pinal never spent time the Pasquel family.
  • James spent time living with both of his parents.

more time

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E.g.
  • In 1975 Toluca won the championship one more time.
  • Van Curtis asked for more time to think about it.
  • From then on he could devote more time to research.

time between

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E.g.
  • The average journey time between levels is 1 minute.
  • The artist divides his time between Berlin and Tokyo.
  • She splits her time between Montreal and Los Angeles.

during which time

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E.g.
  • McGhee also worked as a teacher, during which time he taught Mike Ryan.
  • Three months have passed during which time René has been travelling with Armand.
  • The wettest month is May during which time Basel receives an average of of rain.

during his time

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E.g.
  • He was club captain during his time with the club.
  • Flanagan played well during his time with the Pirates.
  • Edington played well during his time with the Pirates.

time before

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E.g.
  • It took some time before peace was re-established.
  • The national party dissolved some time before 2013.
  • Its name in English means ""the time before Lent"".

each time

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E.g.
  • He tried again, but each time with the same results.
  • Sweet remarried twice, and divorced each time.
  • It is created each time the outer function is invoked.

amount of time

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  • The team spending least amount of time wins.
  • Erica was Little Eric's nanny for a short amount of time.
  • The Germans made major advances in a short amount of time.

during the time

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E.g.
  • The story line begins during the time of British Raj.
  • The navy became significant during the time of the k.u.k.
  • They are preserved as they were during the time of Niyazi.

time trial

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E.g.
  • Since 2012, the event also contains a time trial.
  • was the top favourite for the team time trial.
  • The next day, he won gold in the men's 1km time trial.

time to time

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E.g.
  • He is also the Lagoon's mayor from time to time.
  • Therefore, they may be re-evaluated from time to time.
  • Organizations are inducted from time to time.

playing time

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E.g.
  • The playing time of the sonata is about twenty minutes.
  • That injury would hinder his playing time for 12 months.
  • Adams earned more playing time in the first team at Bury.

only time

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E.g.
  • This was the first and only time Savarkar met him.
  • This was the only time it was listed on the census.
  • This was the only time Agassi ended the year at No.

time during

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E.g.
  • They were used for the first time during WWI.
  • Climate remains pleasant most of the time during the year.
  • Spawning of some species may occur any time during the year.

during that time

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E.g.
  • Brandon Kirsch then replaced him during that time.
  • (Wright had returned as organist during that time.)
  • He had no political positions during that time.

every time

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E.g.
  • The water seeped out every time, and Prunella cried.
  • I rejoice every time I see a woman ride by on a wheel.
  • "It was four hours every time they put on the makeup."

much time

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E.g.
  • At 3–2, Verdasco was warned for taking too much time.
  • when White loses too much time with the queen.
  • She kept the promise and spent much time in Bratislava.

around this time

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E.g.
  • The bakehouse ceased to be used around this time.
  • Amina began performing in Paris around this time.
  • Also provided around this time was a crossing loop.

time later

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E.g.
  • Some time later, cotton worms destroy Epps's crops.
  • Some time later, she attends Hercules' funeral.
  • But I came to that conclusion only a long time later.

around the time

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E.g.
  • All full moons rise around the time of sunset.
  • The play opens around the time Burke and Wills die in the desert.
  • Bernasconi retired as publisher around the time of the acquisition.

periods of time

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E.g.
  • Most, however, were imported for short periods of time.
  • Seraphina would look off dazed for long periods of time.
  • L'Wren Scott was married twice, for short periods of time.

no time

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E.g.
  • But then again, there's no time like the present."
  • There was no time limit to complete all the stages.
  • This is no time to concern ourselves with nostalgia.

final time

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E.g.
  • It was the second and final time the rig was used.
  • They separated for the final time in February 2015.
  • In 2010, the Nemesis line morphed one final time.

fourth time

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E.g.
  • 2 in general election of 2017 for the fourth time.
  • Djokovic broke for the fourth time, gaining a 3–1 lead.
  • He won the election in 2013 for fourth time.

time spent

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E.g.
  • I still think very fondly of my time spent there."
  • The average time spent on incubating shifts is 18 days.
  • Mention is also made of Tommy Chong's time spent in prison.

spent some time

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E.g.
  • He also spent some time in Cyprus in 1967 and 1968.
  • He then spent some time playing in South Africa.
  • In 1949, Ronald Easterbrook spent some time at Hewell Grange.

spending time

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E.g.
  • Londoño however avoided spending time in prison.
  • However he grows to enjoy spending time in the choir.
  • starts spending time with the Peppers, plying them with gifts.

spend time

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E.g.
  • However, Cobain did spend time under the bridge.
  • They succeed and continue to spend time at the reunion.
  • Mayuri and Sakurako often spend time together as friends.

given time

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E.g.
  • Only one of the panels is active at a given time.
  • Only one device can talk on the bus at any given time.
  • About 100 to 200 species may live in them at any given time.

best time

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E.g.
  • Hassan finished with a season best time of 11:23.50.
  • The best time to visit it is between December and March.
  • Her personal best time is 50.17 seconds, achieved in 1993.

half time

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E.g.
  • He set up another try before being rested at half time.
  • Clare were leading the game by 1-5 to 0-7 at half time.
  • At half time, Maryland trailed Miami, 31–0.

back in time

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E.g.
  • Connors wonders if they've somehow gone back in time.
  • Their romance goes back in time more than thirty years.
  • Meanwhile, Jim travels back in time and poses as a statue.

time ever

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E.g.
  • For the first time ever, the league features 14 teams.
  • For the first time ever, an F-Sport variant will be offered.
  • Will the time ever come when we can say Hitler's shadow is gone?

enough time

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E.g.
  • But enough time remained for Texas to win.
  • This gave her and Toshihiko enough time to escape together.
  • They've spent enough time in jail.

little time

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E.g.
  • These familial commitments left her little time to paint.
  • What did he want to get across in as little time as possible?
  • MIBR wasted little time and started a play to the A bombsite.

length of time

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E.g.
  • This length of time the construction required.
  • Minimizing the length of time spent in this phase is essential.
  • The enrichment must be varied to remain effective for any length of time.

spend more time

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E.g.
  • He retired in order to spend more time with his family.
  • So, he sought to stop working and spend more time on things he enjoyed.
  • Bozetta quit the role in late 1998 to spend more time with her daughter.

present time

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E.g.
  • The daughter's name is Angela, in the present time.
  • At the present time I don't know when I'll play again.
  • He's been working there since then and till present time.

record time

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E.g.
  • South Africa won with a world record time of 41.78 seconds.
  • Nan Gao set a new Asian record time of one minute 15.05 seconds.
  • The event sold out in under an hour, a record time for the festival.

time travel

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E.g.
  • In 2063 AD, time travel is commonplace.
  • Later stories saw them develop time travel and a space empire.
  • They contribute to the album's overarching theme of time travel.

first time ever

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E.g.
  • For the first time ever, the league features 14 teams.
  • For the first time ever, an F-Sport variant will be offered.
  • The event attracted over 1,000 participants for the first time ever.

fastest time

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E.g.
  • The fastest time is 59 minutes and 51 seconds.
  • It was the third fastest time over 10 km ever.
  • The team doing that in the fastest time won.

time periods

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E.g.
  • They may have developed during different time periods.
  • "Yo-kai Watch 4" is set in three distinct time periods.
  • Most Czech loanwords originated in one of two time periods.

time around

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E.g.
  • All record of him ends some time around 1636.
  • Maxim prevailed this time around, by a ten-round decision.
  • This time around, we explore the concept of romantic comedy.

through time

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E.g.
  • The second became his vessel forward through time.
  • Eil also has the ability to pass through time.
  • Information always moves through time and space in the same form.

brief time

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E.g.
  • For a brief time, she had a crush on Tucker Carlson.
  • She said she would use her brief time in Congress, "For tax cuts.
  • He had his own band for a brief time after that before being drafted.

time due

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E.g.
  • These TLM-properties may vary over time due to aging effects.
  • Shagrath had free time due to Dimmu Borgir taking a break after Ozzfest.
  • He was on Social Security Disability Insurance at the time due to his palsy.

full time

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E.g.
  • He continued to work full time at Seattle Center.
  • He played full time in all 3 matches as center back.
  • The match had tied 0-0 at the end of full time.

time together

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E.g.
  • She agrees and they have a great time together.
  • Mayuri and Sakurako often spend time together as friends.
  • She and Naoto develop a bond and often spend time together.

time working

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E.g.
  • Bender also spends time working at the UFC gym.
  • Vijay spends all his time working and Vicky is a flirt.
  • She spent time working in New York City later in her career.

lot of time

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E.g.
  • But it was post-production that took a lot of time.
  • The Royal Family spent a lot of time at Sandringham.
  • Frankly, I'm spending a lot of time playing it".

during a time

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E.g.
  • during a time that half of all life is still dead.
  • Galois lived during a time of political turmoil in France.
  • Confucius lived during a time of war between Chinese states.

time and space

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E.g.
  • This suggests they belonged in the same time and space.
  • Information always moves through time and space in the same form.
  • Her sculptures and installations focus on the subjectivity of time and space.

time in history

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E.g.
  • Mixed team was also introduced for the 1st time in history.
  • At that time in history it was initially known as "provincialism".
  • It was the first time in history Juventus lost on their home debut.

limited time

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E.g.
  • All three were only available for a limited time.
  • They were chosen not for a limited time, but for life.
  • It was available for a limited time on the iTunes Store.

own time

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E.g.
  • Aeschylus's works were influential beyond his own time.
  • Upon his return, Ash demands to be returned to his own time.
  • The Devon historial Polwhele stated it to have been ruinous in his own time.

fifth time

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E.g.
  • On April 26, 2006, Rove testified for a fifth time.
  • Duels are to cease after the bell rings for the fifth time.
  • In 2016, Andy Murray won the singles title for a record fifth time.

time included

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E.g.
  • Classifications in use at the time included B1, B2 and B3.
  • Associate Directors during this time included Chris White.
  • Other prominent researchers in the field at this time included H.L.

difficult time

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E.g.
  • Honey, like Kyoya, has a difficult time waking up.
  • This was a difficult time for the Russian Church.
  • The ARVN 3rd Regiment had an even more difficult time.

next time

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E.g.
  • The narrator would then say, "See ya next time!"
  • The next time it was recommissioned on 14 December 1956, Cdr.
  • If he misses, he'll be there the next time looking for a goal.

time against

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E.g.
  • Kerry reached an All-Ireland final, this time against Tyrone.
  • On 11 May 2013, he made the first eleven for the first time against 1.
  • Khan successfully defended his title for the third time against Maidana.

time and place

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E.g.
  • Both time and place were inauspicious.
  • Sulla was determined to dictate the time and place of the battle.
  • Thanks to the GPS module, the time and place of the event is also known.

less time

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E.g.
  • We used machinery, which is why it took less time.
  • Foragers take less time when food is more abundant.
  • The alliance completing the task in less time will win 2 immunities.

time because

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E.g.
  • North America was avoided this time because of the Civil War.
  • In 1940 boys slept in the basement for a time because of air raids.
  • This made wealth for him and he had a lot of leisure time because of this.

short time later

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E.g.
  • Mrs. Stromquist died there a short time later.
  • A short time later the prefecture was renamed Fukatsu.
  • Rogers met Charles Pratt a short time later.

time went

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E.g.
  • As time went by, they began to see more of each other.
  • However, as time went on, millennialism lost its appeal.
  • As time went on, this re-marketing of the mall did not help.

space and time

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E.g.
  • representations, existing in space and time) and our will.
  • Here x and t are the space and time coordinates, respectively.
  • Her work plays with space and time.

same time period

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E.g.
  • During the same time period, the VNAF lost ten aircraft.
  • Over the same time period the amount of forested land has increased by .

time in office

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E.g.
  • During his time in office the British invaded Java.
  • His time in office was marked by a dispute with the Parsis.
  • Hawke wrote that he had very few regrets over his time in office.

time required

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E.g.
  • Assume that the time required for goal passing (i.e.
  • The time required to reach Mandalika island is about 30 minutes.
  • The time required to produce 50 such statuettes is roughly three months.

time

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E.g.
  • In "The Man Who Played God" – for the "first" time – I really looked like myself.
  • The workers had to travel – out of their own money and time – to the bank to get change there.
  • All sinusoidal and many non-sinusoidal waveforms repeat exactly over time – they are periodic.
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