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Definitions of now

  1. without delay; with no time intervening; "he answered immediately"; "found an answer straightaway"; "an official accused of dishonesty should be suspended forthwith"; "Come here now!" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. at the present moment; "goods now on sale"; "the now-aging dictator"; "they are now abroad"; "he is busy at present writing a new novel"; "it could happen any time now" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. (prefatory or transitional) "Now the next problem is..." Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. the momentary present; "Now is a good time to do it"; "it worked up to right now" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. in these times; "it is solely by their language that the upper classes nowadays are distinguished"- Nancy Mitford; "we now rarely see horse-drawn vehicles on city streets"; "today almost every home has television" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. used to preface a command or reproof or request; "now hear this!"; "now pay attention" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  7. in the historical present; at this point in the narration of a series of past events; "President Kennedy now calls in the National Guard"; "Washington now decides to cross the Delaware"; "the ship is now listing to port" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  8. in the immediate past; "told me just now" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  9. without delay or hesitation; with no time intervening; "he answered immediately"; "found an answer straightaway"; "an official accused of dishonesty should be suspended forthwith"; "Come here now!" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  10. (prefatory or transitional) indicates a change of subject or activity; "Now the next problem is..." Wordnet Dictionary DB
  11. At the present time; at this moment; at the time of speaking; instantly; as, I will write now. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. Very lately; not long ago. Webster Dictionary DB
  13. At a time contemporaneous with something spoken of or contemplated; at a particular time referred to. Webster Dictionary DB
  14. Existing at the present time; present. Webster Dictionary DB
  15. The present time or moment; the present. Webster Dictionary DB
  16. In present circumstances; things being as they are; - hence, used as a connective particle, to introduce an inference or an explanation. Webster Dictionary DB
  17. At the present time; as, the danger is now over; quite recently; as, he left just now; in the immediate future; at once; as, I am going now; under the circumstances; as, now, what will you do. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  18. Since; seeing that; now that. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  19. The present time. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  20. At the present time: at this time or a little before. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  21. But: after this: things being so. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  22. At this time; at one time. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  23. But; then; things being so. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  24. The present time or moment. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  25. At once; at the present time. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  26. Things being so. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  27. At the present time; very lately. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  28. This being the case; after this, Now and then, at one time and another. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  29. In present circumstances; things being as they are; -- hence, used as a connective particle, to introduce an inference or an explanation. mso.anu.edu.au
  30. now, adv. at the present time: at this time or a little before.--conj. but: after this: things being so.--n. the present time.--advs. NOW'ADAYS, in days now present.--NOW--NOW, at one time--at another time. [A.S. nú; Ger. nun, L. nunc, Gr. nun.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  31. At the present time; by this time; under the present circumstances (I cannot n. ever believe you again; n. that I know you, it is different); immediately (must go n.); in the immediate past (just n., & archaic even, but, n.); (in narrative) then, next, by that time, (Caesar now marched east; it was n. clear); (every) n. & then or again, from time to time, intermittently; n. -n., n. -then, n. - & again, at one moment- at another; n. or never!, this is the nick of time; (without temporal force, giving various tones, soothing, reproving, explanatory, threatening, &c., to sentence) pray, I beg, I insist, I warn you, & yet, you must know, it must be admitted, surely, (N. what do you mean by it?. Oh, come n.!. No nonsense n.!. You have revealed the secret; n. you were paid to keep it. Now Barabbas was a robber. N. this was bad enough, but-. N. then, what mischief are you at?. You don\'t mean it, n.). (Conj.; orig., as often still, now adv. followed by that) consequently upon or simultaneously with the fact that (N. I am a man I think otherwise. N. you mention it, I do remember). (N.) this time, the present, (chiefly after prepp.; is there by, ere, till, n., from n. till, &c.; read the future in the n.). [old English] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  32. adv. [Anglo-Saxon, Icelandic, Gothic, Greek, Latin] At the present time: at this moment ;—a little while ago ; lately ;—at one and another time ;—after this ; in present circumstances or state ;—also used as a particle of connexion. Cabinet Dictionary

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