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times meaning

EN[taɪmz] [-aɪmz]
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    Definition of times in English Dictionary

  • Noun
    1. plural of time.
      1. The circumstances of a certain time.
        1. From the ground, Colombo’s port does not look like much. Those entering it are greeted by wire fences, walls dating back to colonial times and security posts. For mariners leaving the port after lonely nights on the high seas, the delights of the B52 Night Club and Stallion Pub lie a stumble away.
      2. A person's experiences or biography.
        1. The Life and Times of Rosie the Riveter ‎
    2. VerbSGtimesesPRtimesingPT, PPtimesed
      1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of time.
        1. INF (arithmetic) To multiply.
        2. Preposition
          1. Product of the previous number and the following number.
            1. Four times five is twenty.
            2. One times one is one.
        3. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • There has been a threefold increase in inflation ( = inflation is three times what it was before)
            • They asked me the same question four times in a row. It's like they didn't hear me. I got durkinned.
            • England played at a tempo in attack that was too much for Bulgaria, with width provided at various times by Walcott, Young and Stewart Downing and Rooney acting as the potent spearhead.
          2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
            • We consider the model with independent, but not necessarily identically distributed, claim sizes and the interoccurrence times.
            • Among these, we looked at vasohibin for further study, since its expression increased by about 3 times.
            • The hundreds of embroiderers and stitchers hunched over clattering sewing machines at the New Era Cap factory could be forgiven for thinking these are good times.
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Nouns
            • Noun forms
              • Noun plural forms
            • Prepositions
              • Verbs
                • Verb forms
                  • Verb singular forms
                    • Third-person singular forms
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              Meaning of times for the defined word.

              Grammatically, this word "times" is a noun, more specifically, a noun form. It's also a preposition. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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