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1937, (w), http://www.americanpoems.com/poets/Delmore-Schwartz/3856 ''Calmly We Walk Through This April's Day''
- Time is the fire in which we burn.
1895, H.G. Wells, ''The Time Machine'', (ISBN), page 35
- So long as I travelled at a high velocity through time, this scarcely mattered; I was, so to speak, attenuated — was slipping like a vapour through the interstices of intervening substances!
2010, Brian Greene, ''The Elegant Universe: Superstrings, Hidden Dimensions, and the Quest for the Ultimate Theory'', W. W. Norton & Company (ISBN), page 204
- We all have a visceral understanding of what it means for the universe to have multiple space dimensions, since we live in a world in which we constantly deal with a plurality — three. But what would it mean to have multiple times? Would one align with time as we presently experience it psychologically while the other would somehow be "different"?
2012, Robert Zwilling, ''Natural Sciences and Human Thought'', Springer Science & Business Media (ISBN), page 80
- Eventually time would also die because no processes would continue, no light would flow.
2015, Highfield, ''Arrow Of Time'', Random House (ISBN)
- Given the connection between increasing entropy and the arrow of time, does the Big Crunch mean that time would run backwards as soon as collapse began?
The property of a system which allows it to have more than one distinct configuration.
A duration of time.
A quantity of availability of duration.
- During the whole time of his abode in the university he generally spent thirteen hours of the day in study; by which assiduity besides an exact dispatch of the whole course of philosophy, he read over in a manner all classic authors that are extant(..)
A measurement of a quantity of time; a numerical or general indication of a length of progression.
(quote-book)| title=(w)|chapter=1| passage=I was about to say that I had known the Celebrity from the time he wore kilts. But I see I will have to amend that, because he was not a celebrity then, nor, indeed, did he achieve fame until some time after I left New York for the West.
1938, Richard Hughes, ''In Hazard''
- The shock of the water, of course, woke him, and he swam for quite a time.
The serving of a prison sentence.
(quote-book)| title=(w)| Chapter=1| passage=I was about to say that I had known the Celebrity from the time he wore kilts. But I see I will have to amend that, because he was not a celebrity then, nor, indeed, did he achieve fame until some time after I left New York for the West.
An era; (with ''the'', sometimes in plural) the current era, the current state of affairs.
63 BC, Cicero, ''First Oration against Catiline'' (translation)
- O the times, O the customs!
1601, (w), ''The Tragedy of (w), Prince of Denmark''
- The time is out of joint
A person's youth or young adulthood, as opposed to the present day.
out|Time out; temporary, limited suspension of play.
An instant of time.
How much of a day has passed; the moment, as indicated by a clock or similar device.
(quote-journal)| title=http://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2013/jul/08/irregular-bedtimes-affect-childrens-brains Irregular bedtimes may affect children's brains| passage=Irregular bedtimes may disrupt healthy brain development in young children, according to a study of intelligence and sleeping habits. ¶ Going to bed at a different time each night affected girls more than boys, but both fared worse on mental tasks than children who had a set bedtime, researchers found.
A particular moment or hour; the appropriate moment or hour for something (especially with prepositional phrase or imperfect subjunctive).
(quote-book)| title=(w)|chapter=8| passage=The humor of my proposition appealed more strongly to Miss Trevor than I had looked for, and from that time forward she became her old self again; for, even after she had conquered her love for the Celebrity, the mortification of having been jilted by him remained.
(quote-journal)| volume=188| issue=26| page=19| magazine=(w)| title=Globalisation is about taxes too| passage=It is time the international community faced the reality: we have an unmanageable, unfair, distortionary global tax regime. It is a tax system that is pivotal in creating the increasing inequality that marks most advanced countries today – with America standing out in the forefront and the UK not far behind.
A numerical indication of a particular moment.
(quote-book)| title=(w)| chapter=2| passage=Sunning himself on the board steps, I saw for the first time Mr. Farquhar Fenelon Cooke. He was dressed out in broad gaiters and bright tweeds, like an English tourist, and his face might have belonged to Dagon, idol of the Philistines.
2016, VOA Learning English (public domain)
- One more time.
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The hour of childbirth.
- She was within little more than one month of her time.
''It was his time.''
The measurement under some system of region of day or moment.
Ratio of comparison.
1823, Lindley Murray, ''Key to the Exercises Adapted to Murray's English Grammar'', Fortland, page 53f.:
- Though we have, in the notes under the thirteenth rule of the Grammar, explained in general the principles, on which the time of a verb in the infinitive mood may be ascertained, and its form determined; ...
1829, Benjamin A. Gould, ''Adam's Latin Grammar'', Boston, page 153:
- The participles of the future time active, and perfect passive, when joined with the verb ''esse'', were sometimes used as indeclinable; thus, ...
- some few lines set unto a solemn time
To measure or record the time, duration, or rate of.
''I used a stopwatch to time myself running around the block.''
To choose when something begins or how long it lasts.
''The President timed his speech badly, coinciding with the Super Bowl.''
''The bomb was timed to explode at 9:20 p.m.''
- There is surely no greater wisdom than well to time the beginnings and onsets of things.
To keep or beat time; to proceed or move in time.
1861, (w), ''At Port Royal''
- With oar strokes timing to their song.
To pass time; to delay.
To regulate as to time; to accompany, or agree with, in time of movement.
- Who overlooked the oars, and timed the stroke.
The umpire's call in prizefights, etc.
(alternative form of)
(l), (l) (''mainly poetic'')
1945, Sande|Jakob Sande, "Da Daniel drog":
- No er timen komen, Daniel!
- : Now the time has come, Daniel!
(es-verb form of)