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time

noun   /taɪm/
A1 a particular point in the day or night What time is it? What time do you leave for work in the morning?
A2 [no plural] Time is what we measure in minutes, hours, days, etc. 시간 He wants to spend more time with his family.
A2 a period of minutes, hours, years, etc. 기간 I lived in Florida for a long time.
A2 an occasion when something happens How many times have you been to Chicago?
A2 a period of time in the past 시기 We were very young at the time. the novel is set in the time of the Civil War. Did you enjoy your time in Japan?
all the time
A2 very often 언제나 It happens all the time. We go swimming all the time.
have time
A2 to have enough time to do something 시간이 있다 I never have time to eat breakfast.
have a good time
B1 to enjoy yourself 즐거운 시간 보내다 Did you have a good time in Florida?
it’s time for/to do something
B1 used to say that something should happen or be done now -할 시간이다 It’s time to get up.
on time
B1 not early or late 정각에 I got to school on time.
in time
B1 early or at the right time 일찍, 늦지 않게 We arrived in time to catch the train.
at the same time
B1 If two things happen at the same time, they happen together. 동시에 We arrived at the same time.
two, three, four, etc. times
B1 used to say how much bigger, better, worse, etc. one thing is than another thing (다른 하나가 나머지 하나 보다 얼마나 큰지, 나은지, 나쁜지를 가리킬때 쓰여)두 배, 세 배 등 Ben earns three times more than me. Their house is three times larger than ours.
in a day’s, two months’, etc. time
B1 mainly UK a week, two months, etc. from now (현재로 부터의 시간을 가리켜) 1주에, 두 달에 등 I have to go to the doctor again in a month’s time.
can tell the time
to be able to know what time it is by looking at a clock or watch 시계를 볼 줄 안다
can tell time
If someone can tell time, he or she can know what time it is by looking at a clock or watch 시계를 볼 줄 안다
in no time
very soon 당장 We’ll be home in no time.
at times
sometimes 가끔은 At times, I wish I didn’t have to work.
from time to time
sometimes, but not often 종종 We go to the beach from time to time.
take your time
to do something without hurrying 천천히 하다 The test will be difficult – take your time.
have time on your hands
to have nothing to do 한가하다, 할 일이 없다 Now that her children are all at school, Mary has found that she has time on her hands.
do time
to spend a period of weeks, months, years, etc. in prison 교도소 생활을 하다 It’s not easy to find a job after you’ve done time.
(Definition of time noun from the Cambridge English-Korean Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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