here and now

noun

Definition of here and now

  1. :  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

First Known Use of here and now

1829



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