any·time | \ˈe-nē-ˌtīm \

Definition of anytime 

: at any time whatever The bus should be here anytime now.

Examples of anytime in a Sentence

You can call me anytime. I'm always home. We should arrive anytime between 5 and 6 p.m. The bus should be here anytime now.
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But Josh’s invitation to debate him stands, anytime anywhere. Milton J. Valencia,, "Was that really a debate? Zakim and Galvin spar over whether they’ve sparred," 12 July 2018 Amazon just announced that Prime Members who spend $10 or more on a single in-store purchase at Whole Foods anytime between Wednesday, July 11 and Tuesday, July 17 will get a $10 credit added to their Prime accounts. Olivia Harrison,, "Amazon Announced More Prime Day Deals For Whole Foods Shoppers," 11 July 2018 Wine anytime with this canned rosé that’s actually crisp and refreshing, rather than overly sweet and thick. Sara Kennedy, The Seattle Times, "7 fun additions for your camping kit," 2 July 2018 The bus will return to South Windsor at approximately 2:30 a.m. Register and pay in the Human Services office located at 150 Nevers Road, anytime between 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. Courant Community, "Community News For The South Windsor Edition," 26 June 2018 That’s not the reality now, and maybe not anytime soon., "Putin Trio of Syria Winners Seen Accepting Partition for Now," 4 Apr. 2018 And now that Strzok has handed the left a reason to hold him up as a spokesman for the GOP undermining of the Russia investigation, the Strzok-Rorschach test isn't likely to go away anytime soon. Amber Phillips, Washington Post, "Peter Strzok, the symbol of whatever you want him to be in the Russia investigation," 13 July 2018 The location has no plans of closing anytime soon, according to store general manager Sandi Harding. Stephen Sorace, Fox News, "Blockbuster video stores closing in Alaska, leaving chain with 1 location in US," 13 July 2018 Trump's tactics can hardly be expected to help matters anytime soon. Patrick Brzeski, The Hollywood Reporter, "Will Hollywood Get Caught in Trump's China Trade War Crossfire?," 13 July 2018

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First Known Use of anytime

1822, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of anytime

: at any time

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