Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A slight gleam or glimmer; a glimpse.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A slight gleam or glimmer; a glimpse.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A ray of light; a glimmer; a glimpse: not now used except in negative expressions.

Etymologies

Uncertain. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • In addition, the other prominent stories inprint and on the air waves which claim to deliver us vital coverage, diddled around about a golfer's sex life and a Senator'stime-warped political remark, whipping the unfortunate but not ill-intentioned comment into the politically incorrect gaffe of the decade.

    Grannies' Sixth-year Vigil Commemoration Preempted by the Tabloid Four--Jay, Colin, Tiger and Harry

  • I hear the Hague is a nice place to visit thi stime next year.

    Sunday Roundup: GOP in trouble?

  • The safe is locked and closed and Unlike you, I had no idea what he was stime. 'him livid and she didn't try to hide it. will be after you, Junie, you realise air?

    two women

  • Why does img have to be about sex and fancying and blokes stime? 'shook her head and grinned, was that's what makes the world go round, and men, men and women.

    two women

  • "This declaration has significant poignance given the fact that we are heading for the second round of democratic elections, and this declaration should be held up as a litmus test for independent broadcasting generally, and during election stime specifically."

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Even with three wicks it gave but a stime of light, and never allowed the weaver to see more than the half of his loom at a time.

    Auld Licht Idylls

  • I don't see stime o 'anythin' on tother side the river.

    The Death Shot A Story Retold

  • Gli indici azionari asiatici salgono al massimo della settimana in reazione all'aumento delle stime sugli investimenti in tecnologia e alle rassicurazioni arrivate dalla Banca centrale europea.

    WN.com - Articles related to Yuan revaluation not key: Australia

  • Le Borse asiatiche chiudono in rialzo per il secondo giorno e aumenta il prezzo del petrolio in reazione al miglioramento del mercato del lavoro americano e al rallentamento inferiore alle stime dell'economia giapponese.

    WN.com - Articles related to Is China's economy really bigger than Japan's?

  • They would all be available to play for their clubs in the domestic leagues and would be utilized as coaches and mentors in their off-stime.

    CaribbeanCricket.com

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