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
At the same time, the contrast of rock shrimp tempura in a pool of cool ponzu dressing somehow seemed as familiar to first-timers as a buffalo wing dipped in ranch.
A labor-of-love operation, the Carlsbad Music Festival has another full-time staffer, three summer part-timers and about 30 volunteers.
First-timers: Katie Hocking went wire-to-wire to win her first career 4-cylinder feature.
There is, then, irony in the fact that the dominant pitch of the last two decades is the only pitch the old-timers were allowed to throw — the slow ball.
This guarantees regular turnover among short-timers in each agency, unless the president gets appointees nominated and approved.
To improve their chances for success, first-timers were matched with Metea Valley seniors who've already taken AP English language and composition.
Dan Silberstein of Drink Eat Play, the company behind the festival, has some advice for first timers.
The consensus among my friends is that first-timers should start out with half a cube and not go anywhere for a while.
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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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