just now

idiom

1
: a moment ago
I saw him just now.
2
: at this moment
They are just now heading out the door.

Examples of just now in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In-flight connections While Gen Z and millennial TikTokers may just now be catching up to the trading card trend, the phenomenon is not new. Rachel Ventresca, Fortune, 16 Feb. 2024 In any case, a lot of voters may be just now starting to make up their minds about the mayoral primary. Michael Smolens, San Diego Union-Tribune, 14 Feb. 2024 The amount of media Conley successfully executes is a coup for a Timberwolves team just now starting to carve out its fair share of the media market, both locally and nationally. Jace Frederick, Twin Cities, 3 Feb. 2024 California voters are just now tuning in, and many have yet to make up their minds. Andrew Sheeler, Sacramento Bee, 1 Feb. 2024 But much of the enthusiasm emanates from newcomers to the field who are just now building their publication records, learning how to wrangle the universe of geospatial data from sources like weather satellites, temperature sensors and historical rainfall records. Lydia Depillis, New York Times, 23 Jan. 2024 Caring less about money Mauro Guillen, a professor at the Wharton School of Management at the University of Pennsylvania, said Americans are just now catching up to the European idea of leisure being more valuable than higher income, which doesn't actually impact a company's productivity. Detroit Free Press, 11 Jan. 2024 For example, is your seventh grade biology teacher just now discovering that the National is famous? Jonathan Cohen, SPIN, 28 Dec. 2023 Although these policies have been in place for some time, parents are just now waking up to them. Nicole Russell, Washington Examiner, 28 Dec. 2023 See More

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“Just now.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/just%20now. Accessed 4 Mar. 2024.

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