Noun(1) a timepiece that shows the time of day
Verb(1) measure the time or duration of an event or action or the person who performs an action in a certain period of time
(1) On a sprint day, each athlete races against the clock to gain a qualifying time on the course.(2) her life is ruled by the clock(3) beware of motorists who clock their car before selling it(4) Looking to the antique grandfather clock in the hallway, I raised a brow.(5) They will do the Plymouth to Dakar Challenge driving in their Ôö¼├║70 Volvo car, which the pair purchased in Sweden with 230,000 miles on the clock .(6) Be wary, as a 120,000-mile example would be showing just 20,000 on the clock .(7) You remembered the extra 50 miles that every away loss puts on the clock going home.(8) The Department of Finance faces a race against the clock : September 20 is the date on which the rules take effect.(9) a car with over 82,000 miles on the clock(10) I have a great 1995 Mercedes with just 115,000 on the clock .(11) Basso looked very good in the Giro and has improved against the clock since last year.(12) He is watching the clock strike the last minute of his tenure at the company.(13) Remarkably it had only one owner and came with 70,000 miles on the clock .(14) this stage is played against the clock(15) One of these days someone was going to call his bluff and leap over that desk to clock him one.(16) He watched the ticking on his bedside clock until the minute hand felt more like the hour hand.
(1) alarm clock :: wekker
1. timepiece ::
2. timekeeper ::
3. timer ::
4. chronometer ::
5. chronograph ::
6. time ::
7. measure ::
Different Formsclock, clocked, clocking, clocks, clockwise
Word Example from TV Shows
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My watch is linked to the atomic CLOCK
in Boulder, Colorado.
The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 10
Seven-hundred and four...?
No. Wait. it's on "CLOCK."
The Big Bang Theory Season 8, Episode 6
# Tik Tok, on the CLOCK... #
Whoa, welcome home, Kesha.
The Big Bang Theory Season 11, Episode 9
Just put a CLOCK on it for me.
Breaking Bad Season 3, Episode 8
And that CLOCK, what's it for?
Money Heist Season 1, Episode 6
English to Afrikaans Dictionary: clock
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