Definition of ninety/ninety-nine percent of the time
- I hate to admit it, but he's right ninety percent of the time.
: in the hundred : of each hundred
: one part in a hundred
: securities bearing a specified rate of interest
: reckoned on the basis of a whole divided into 100 parts
: paying interest at a specified percent
: the measured or measurable period during which an action, process, or condition exists or continues : duration
: a nonspatial continuum that is measured in terms of events which succeed one another from past through present to future
: to arrange or set the time of : schedule
: to regulate (a watch) to keep correct time
: to set the tempo, speed, or duration of
: of or relating to time
: recording time
: timed to ignite or explode at a specific moment
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