moment

All Noun
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  • The whole history of the world was changed by that moment's decision. Cited from Pushing to the Front, by Orison Swett Marden
  • After a moment's silence he felt he had not said quite enough. Cited from The Wrong Woman, by Charles D. Stewart
  • There was a moment's silence while he held her eyes with his. Cited from The Land of Promise, by D. Torbett
  • The moment that a forward pass begins is important to the game.
  • Just as the body changes from moment to moment, so thoughts come and go.
  • There was never a moment's peace when the two were together. Cited from The Madigans, by Miriam Michelson
  • Up to that moment I'd never considered playing rock as a career.
  • Everything that we need in order to be complete is within us right at this very moment.
  • But now he was not suffered to have a moment's peace. Cited from The Poor Plutocrats, by Maurus Jokai
  • There were good reasons for this, as a moment's thought will show. Cited from Bunyip Land, by George Manville Fenn
  • For a few moment's longer he sat on, deep in thought. Cited from The Mark of the Beast, by Sidney Watson
  • The French language was at that moment still used more widely than English.
  • My whole life appears to me as one beautiful moment.
  • After the minutes had been read there was a moment's silence. Cited from The Eternal City, by Hall Caine
  • There are various moments which cross each other all through the book.
  • She had not had a moment's peace of mind since his departure. Cited from The Mask, by Arthur Hornblow
  • Never; and after a moment's thought he drew off, his plans formed. Cited from The Long Night, by Stanley Weyman
  • He could always, or almost always, do this at a moment's notice. Cited from The Spinner's Book of Fiction, by Various
  • However, there is no evidence of this at the moment.
  • I would keep all from her that would cause her one moment's grief. Cited from The Danvers Jewels, and Sir Charles Danvers, by Mary Cholmondeley
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Meaning of moment

  • noun A particular point in time
    the moment he arrived the party began
  • noun An indefinitely short time
    wait just a moment, in a mo, it only takes a minute, in just a bit
  • noun A turning force produced by an object acting at a distance (or a measure of that force)
  • noun The n-th moment of a distribution is the expected value of the n-th power of the deviations from a fixed value