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English definition of “moment”

moment

noun [C] (OCCASION)   /ˈmoʊ·mənt/
a particular time or occasion: I’m waiting for the right moment to tell her the good news. Just at that moment, the phone rang. Are you staying with your mother at the moment (= now)? A moment is also a special time or opportunity: You know that when that curtain goes up, it’s going to be your big moment.
(Definition of moment noun (OCCASION) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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