Word of the Day: Time

/tīm/, noun: 1. the indefinite and continued progress of existence and events in the past, present, and future regarded as a whole, “Lost time is never found again.” Benjamin Franklin “The only reason for time is so that everything doesn’t happen at once.” Albert Einstein 2. a specific moment, measured in seconds, minutes, hours, etc., example: half past midnight, 12:00, twelve o’clock noon or twelve o’clock midnight; 12:05 or twelve-oh-five or five minutes after twelve. verb: 3. to multiply a number by another, “Doubt everything at least once, even the sentence ‘Two times two is four.’ ” Georg Christopher Lichtenberg 4. to measure how long it takes to do something. “The quality of decision is like the well-timed swoop of a falcon which enables it to strike and destroy its victim.” Sun Tzu