here and now

noun
Updated on: 20 Apr 2018

Definition of here and now

: the present time used with the
  • man's obligation is in the here and now
  • —W. H. Whyte

Examples of here and now in a Sentence

  1. while we can plan for the future, we must first deal with the here and now

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First Known Use of here and now

1829

in the meaning defined above

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