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1. time

noun. ['ˈtaɪm'] an instance or single occasion for some event.

Synonyms

  • example
  • clip
  • case

Antonyms

  • shortness
  • permanence
  • long
  • impermanence

Etymology

  • time (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Time

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  • slime
  • prime
  • grime
  • crime
  • climb
  • thyme
  • syme
  • sime
  • seim
  • rhyme
  • mime
  • lyme
  • lime
  • kime
  • hime
  • heim
  • haim
  • dime
  • chime
  • beim
  • i'm

How do you pronounce time?

Pronounce time as taɪm.

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How do you spell time? Is it timne ?

A common misspelling of time is timne

Example sentences of the word time


1. Noun, singular or mass
Arrive early at the venue for the competition and give yourself time to find your place.

Quotes containing the word time


1. So many books, so little time.
- Frank Zappa

2. Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to reform (or pause and reflect).
- Mark Twain

3. If you judge people, you have no time to love them.
- Mother Teresa

2. part-time

adjective. ['ˈpɑːrtˈtaɪm'] involving less than the standard or customary time for an activity.

Synonyms

  • odd-job
  • half-time
  • temporary
  • parttime
  • underemployed

Antonyms

  • legal
  • irregularity
  • systematic
  • regular

3. time

noun. ['ˈtaɪm'] a period of time considered as a resource under your control and sufficient to accomplish something.

Synonyms

  • period
  • time period

Antonyms

  • insignificance
  • inconsequence
  • unspell

Etymology

  • time (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. time

noun. ['ˈtaɪm'] an indefinite period (usually marked by specific attributes or activities).

Synonyms

  • while
  • moment
  • incarnation
  • spell
  • dead
  • patch
  • piece
  • wee
  • minute
  • mo
  • ephemera
  • bit
  • hard times
  • time period
  • space age
  • second
  • period of time
  • day

Antonyms

  • presentness
  • pastness
  • present
  • outgoing

Etymology

  • time (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. time

noun. ['ˈtaɪm'] a suitable moment.

Synonyms

  • minute
  • second
  • moment
  • high time
  • occasion

Antonyms

  • uptime
  • day
  • night
  • middle

Etymology

  • time (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. time

noun. ['ˈtaɪm'] the continuum of experience in which events pass from the future through the present to the past.

Synonyms

  • universal time
  • eternity
  • local time
  • attribute
  • UT
  • daylight-saving time
  • present
  • duration
  • standard time
  • Greenwich Time
  • infinity
  • daylight savings
  • past times
  • daylight-savings time
  • musical time
  • UT1
  • biological time
  • daylight saving
  • civil time
  • time to come
  • nowadays
  • geological time
  • continuum
  • GMT
  • geologic time
  • hereafter
  • cosmic time
  • futurity
  • yesteryear
  • future
  • past
  • continuance

Antonyms

  • past
  • nonbeing
  • nonexistence
  • cheerfulness

Etymology

  • time (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. time

noun. ['ˈtaɪm'] a person's experience on a particular occasion.

Antonyms

  • take

Etymology

  • time (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. time

noun. ['ˈtaɪm'] a reading of a point in time as given by a clock.

Synonyms

  • SCLK
  • clock time
  • meter reading
  • hour
  • prime time
  • antemeridian
  • reading
  • postmeridian
  • indication
  • time of day

Antonyms

  • antemeridian
  • retrospective
  • new
  • incoming

Etymology

  • time (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. time

noun. ['ˈtaɪm'] the fourth coordinate that is required (along with three spatial dimensions) to specify a physical event.

Synonyms

  • dimension

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • discontinuance

Etymology

  • time (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. time

verb. ['ˈtaɪm'] measure the time or duration of an event or action or the person who performs an action in a certain period of time.

Synonyms

  • measure
  • quantify
  • mistime

Antonyms

  • profitable
  • reverberant
  • sensitive
  • imprecise

Etymology

  • time (Middle English (1100-1500))
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