Time in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Time

To measure or record the time, duration, or rate of. | To choose when something begins or how long it lasts. | (obsolete) To keep or beat time; to proceed or move in time.

Short Example Sentence for Time

  • 1. The first time he spoke to her was on the doorstep. 🔊
  • 2. A time not for words, but for action. 🔊
  • 3. A time not for words, but action. 🔊
  • 4. The artist stared at Hubert a long time in silence. 🔊
  • 5. The king of Scotland at this time was Duncan. 🔊
  • 6. He hasn't time for letter-writing. 🔊
  • 7. But this time there'll be no falling off in the last acts. 🔊
  • 8. Elinor's scrutiny told her it was time to interfere. 🔊
  • 9. I won't mind waiting a long, long time for the future. 🔊
  • 10. Clearly the time has come to consider how I shall make my exit. 🔊

How to use Time in a Sentence?

  • 1. I did not remember it for a long time after, but all the same some of it came true. 🔊
  • 2. Foreign politics have generally been simmering in the pot for some time before the pot overboils. 🔊
  • 3. I hope you will have a pleasant time in the country, and will finish your play. 🔊
  • 4. Foraging had for some time been the order of the day, except when fighting interfered with it. 🔊
  • 5. At the same time he wished to conduct himself honestly, even in this distressing situation. 🔊
  • 6. I expected at any time to see one or other of them lying down gasping like a freshly caught fish. 🔊
  • 7. He dressed, thinking the whole time how he could round off his idea and bring it into the act. 🔊
  • 8. The time was neither ripe for the solution of that problem, nor for the appearance of a Newton. 🔊
  • 9. The Harriers met for the first time that season at not five miles from Ashwood. 🔊
  • 10. Isn't it stupid to have to call up Tatten every time one wants a tray in one's room? 🔊
  • 11. But, as it happened, they did not have time to put any questions to Doris Leighton. 🔊
  • 12. By the time all is ready and you are beginning to take off your clothes a considerable time will have passed. 🔊
  • 13. She was proud of her influence over him, and for the first time showed a desire to go into society. 🔊
  • 14. By the time that dinner was served they were all in the most friendly humor possible and ready to enjoy the least excuse for laughter. 🔊
  • 15. Patricia sat for a long time with the note in her hand, and then she put her golden head down on it and cried heartily. 🔊
  • 16. Tell me how you've been putting in the time since I ran off so unceremoniously. 🔊
  • 17. And when the latter at last moved off, it of course took an appreciable interval of time before the next mule followed suit. 🔊
  • 18. The last time he had applied for help his letter had remained unanswered, and he now felt that he must make his own living or die. 🔊
  • 19. The vendors by that time had discovered our childish mania for curios, and brought with them each morning such trinkets as would attract our fancy. 🔊
  • 20. In other words, that the Almighty cannot give agents a power to sin, and at the same time deny this power to them. 🔊
  • 21. From time to time new forms, mostly simplifications, are introduced by innovators, and either win their place or die of neglect. 🔊
  • 22. She had a hard time not to cry out with the pain of this horrible fear, and the kind eyes of the experienced Tancredi caught her despairing look. 🔊
  • 23. From the time of Augustine down to the present day, it has been diligently prosecuted; and with what success, we have endeavoured to show. 🔊
  • 24. Before I have time to do so, the power and the light which is thus shut out from the world by so pitiful a cause, is revealed in all its glory. 🔊
  • 25. I'm sure I'm the last person who would say anything against her; but the time has come to speak out. 🔊
  • 26. And the garden was full of flowers, but every time I tried to gather them, he pulled me back by that single hair. 🔊
  • 27. Patricia thought Rosamond seemed vexed at this free speech, but Constance gave her no time for reply. 🔊
  • 28. And ever since my 'ead 'as been filled with other things, though for a long time I could not make exactly out what. 🔊
  • 29. At the very time this constitution was established, its Divine Author foresaw with perfect absolute certainty what would be the issue. 🔊
  • 30. She walked about for a long time and sat down on benches when her mood ebbed, starting up again with a shining face as her emotions got the better of her again. 🔊