The indefinite continued progress of existence and events in the past, present, and future regarded as a whole. A point of time as measured in hours and minutes past midnight or noon. Time as allotted, available, or used. An instance of something happening or being done; an occasion. (following a number) expressing multiplication. The rhythmic pattern of a piece of music, as expressed by a time signature. Plan, schedule, or arrange when (something) should happen or be done. Measure the time taken by (a process or activity, or a person doing it). (of a computer or a program) cancel an operation automatically because a predefined interval of time has passed without a certain event happening.