(at) any minute (now)

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Definition of (at) any minute (now)

: very soon
  • The bus should be here any minute now.
  • I'm expecting a phone call any minute.
  • Things could change at any minute.

Word by Word Definitions

minute play
  1. : the 60th part of an hour of time : 60 seconds

  2. : the 60th part of a degree of angular measure

  3. : the distance one can traverse in a minute

  1. : very small : infinitesimal

  2. : of small importance : trifling

  3. : marked by close attention to details

  1. : to make notes or a brief summary of

now play
  1. : at the present time or moment

  2. : in the time immediately before the present

  3. : in the time immediately to follow : forthwith

  1. : in view of the fact that : since

  1. : the present time or moment

  1. : of or relating to the present time : existing

  2. : excitingly new

  3. : constantly aware of what is new


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