Examples of timer in a Sentence
He was the official timer for the race.
She set the timer on the oven for one hour.
The timer is set to go off in 15 minutes.
Recent Examples of timer from the Web
Griffin’s one-timer from the point upped the lead to 7-1 at 8:32.
Henri Jokiharju's one-timer from the left circle is saved by Taylor Gauthier.
Kogure said his union, which is a key representative of women and part-timers, has tried and failed in the past to get businesses to agree to wages before Toyota announces its pay deal.
Ovechkin became sixth player in NHL history to score 40 or more goals in a season with that one-timer past Leafs goalie Frederik Andersen, who would be chased in the second period.
Terry took advantage of all the time in the world behind the net and found an open Arcobello for a one-timer to put the U.S. up 3-0 at 13:30.
Knight passed to Coyne, who put a one-timer into the top of the net.
First Monique Lamoureux-Morando stuffed in a rebound, then Coyne scored off a one-timer from Hilary Knight.
Currently the state minimum wage is $8.15 per hour, and Scott proposed starting Brook Park's part-timers at $8.30.
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First Known Use of timer
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Definition of timer for English Language Learners
: a special watch that is used to measure the amount of time that is taken to finish a race, a test, etc.; also : a person who uses such a watch to time someone or something
: a device that makes a sound when a certain amount of time has passed
: a device that can be set to turn something (such as a light) on or off at a certain time
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