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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
            • The experiment was performed on a group of 28 women with vibroacoustic therapy (30 Hz, 3 times per week, 5 minutes, 6 months of therapy).
            • How come he gets to be hall monitor? No fair!  On New Year’s Eve I got to stay up late to watch the ball drop on Times Square. ‎
            • The timetable has been changed several times since it was first announced.
          2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
            • 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.
            • Oh, put a lid on it already! I heard you the first fourteen times.
            • It was precisely the hard-heartedness of these economic doctrines that the nineteenth-century English novelist Charles Dickens had satirized in Hard 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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