GNU Webster's 1913
- [Obs. or Archaic] when.
“So after a bit of argy-bargy we persuaded the reception office at Satara to check what time you went out of the Numbi gate on Friday morning, and the gate keeper said that according to their records you hadn't gone out at all. ”
“At what time the seriatim opinions ceased in the supreme Court of the US.,”
“At what time of the year Harold Hardrada first planned his invasion of England is quite uncertain.”
“I had no notion what time it was, somewhere in the small hours, probably, but I hadn't even had time to start doubting Joe's assurance that cabs were to be found in Washington suburbs at this o'clock when I heard the squeak of wheels ahead, and round the corner comes a one-horse buggy, its lamps shining dimly through the gloom.”
“He came as of old habit; he had come when the lightfoot herds ranged from here to the sweet, mist-watered canons of the Coast Range, and the bucks went up to the windy mesas what time the young ran with their mothers, nose to flank.”
“The Second Church, which is the best in the city, will give father a unanimous call to be their minister, with the understanding that he will give them what time he can spare from the seminary.”
“However, Matty had passed the message on, for when one of the guards spoke, it was in that peculiarly accented English, not in what time would inform the prisoners was “flash lingo”—the speech of the London Newgate and all those who had dealings with that place.”
“He often asked Kaskia what time it was there, but she seemed to have no concept of measuring time that Martin could translate into his mind.”
“And Baldus himself, as eminent as he turned out after, entered upon the law so late in life, that every body imagined he intended to be an advocate in the other world: no wonder, when Eudamidas, the son of Archidamas, heard Xenocrates at seventy-five disputing about wisdom, that he asked gravely, — If the old man be yet disputing and enquiring concerning wisdom, — what time will he have to make use of it?”
“I trusted my intuition and my feelings—until I started seeing a headshrinker at age eight because my intense mental labors to save the world included forgetting what time it was and peeing my pants in school a lot.”
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