Definition of TIMES

noun : TIMES

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) a more or less definite period of time now or previously present; "it was a sign of the times" ;

  • 2. (

    ) an arithmetic operation that is the inverse of division; the product of two numbers is computed; "the multiplication of four by three gives twelve"; "four times three equals twelve" ;

verb : TIMES

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) measure the time or duration of an event or action or the person who performs an action in a certain period of time; "he clocked the runners" ;

  • 2. (

    ) assign a time for an activity or event; "The candidate carefully timed his appearance at the disaster scene" ;

  • 3. (

    ) set the speed, duration, or execution of; "we time the process to manufacture our cars very precisely" ;

  • 4. (

    ) regulate or set the time of; "time the clock" ;

  • 5. (

    ) adjust so that a force is applied and an action occurs at the desired time; "The good player times his swing so as to hit the ball squarely" ;

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