time


time
I noun age, chronology, duration, end of the matter, era, extent, interlude, interim, interval, period, tenancy, tenure, term associated concepts: time being of the essence, time certificate, time deposit, time fixed by agreement, time of absence, time of adjudication, time of bankruptcy, time of injury, time of memory, time option, time policy, time studies, timetables II index annum, chance (fortuity), date (noun), date (verb), duration, life (period of existence), lifetime, occasion, opportunity, period, phase (period), point (period of time), term (duration), timeliness

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


time
n.
(1) Duration; how long it takes to do something.
(2) A specific moment.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.


time
n. A measure of continuity, or duration.
2 A certain point in a given duration when something is said to have occurred.
3 Slang. The period of incarceration of a convicted criminal.
See also reasonable time.

Webster's New World Law Dictionary. . 2000.

Synonyms:

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Time — Time, n.; pl. {Times}. [OE. time, AS. t[=i]ma, akin to t[=i]d time, and to Icel. t[=i]mi, Dan. time an hour, Sw. timme. [root]58. See {Tide}, n.] 1. Duration, considered independently of any system of measurement or any employment of terms which… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • time — [tīm] n. [ME < OE tima, prob. < IE * dī men < base * dā(i) , to part, divide up > TIDE1] I duration; continuance 1. indefinite, unlimited duration in which things are considered as happening in the past, present, or future; every… …   English World dictionary

  • Time — • Article explores two questions, What are the notes, or elements, contained in the subjective representation of time? and To what external reality does this representation correspond? Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Time     Time …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Time's Up! — is a grassroots environmental group that seeks to promote a more sustainable, less toxic New York City. For 20 years, it has been committed to improving the environment by empowering individuals to become active in their community. In New York… …   Wikipedia

  • TIME — (magazine) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Time.  Time Magazine {{{nomorigine}}} …   Wikipédia en Français

  • time — ► NOUN 1) the indefinite continued progress of existence and events in the past, present, and future, regarded as a whole. 2) a point of time as measured in hours and minutes past midnight or noon. 3) the favourable or appropriate moment to do… …   English terms dictionary

  • TIME — Erstausgabe 1923 Beschreibung Nachrichtenmagazi …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Time — Time …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Time.h — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda time.h es un archivo de cabecera de la biblioteca estándar del lenguaje de programación C que contiene funciones para manipular y formatear la fecha y hora del sistema. Contenido 1 Funciones 2 Constantes 3 Tipo …   Wikipedia Español

  • Time UK — is a computer retailer set up by the people behind the failed Time Computer Systems.The company is based within the main factory offices at Time Technology Park in Simonstone, near Burnley in Lancashire. The company specializes in providing… …   Wikipedia

  • TIME — Premier élément d’un gigantesque empire de presse dont l’histoire est intimement liée à l’action d’une des plus fortes personnalités du journalisme américain, Henry R. Luce (1903 1967), et à son ami Britton Hadden. La création du Time Weekly News …   Encyclopédie Universelle