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.


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