Textual thesaurus for "time"

(noun) meter, metre

rhythm as given by division into parts of equal duration

(noun) clip

an instance or single occasion for some event

this time he succeeded; he called four times; he could do ten at a clip

(noun) clock time

a reading of a point in time as given by a clock

do you know what time it is?; the time is 10 o'clock

(noun) fourth dimension

the fourth coordinate that is required (along with three spatial dimensions) to specify a physical event

(noun) prison term, sentence

the period of time a prisoner is imprisoned

he served a prison term of 15 months; his sentence was 5 to 10 years; he is doing time in the county jail

(verb) clock

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