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
Among those in attendance were perennial nominees Meryl Streep and Steven Spielberg, as well as a host of first-timers including Greta Gerwig, Jordan Peele and Kobe Bryant.
But the stage will get to somebody on the first-timers at some point, and Brady will pounce on the opportunity.
Part-timers, who tend to be paid less, make up more than a third of the workforce.
In Woodland Hills the Doghouse caters to old-timers, including Slash and Brian Setzer.
Jordan is the one with tips for first-timers like Green Bay's Mike Daniels and Dallas' Demarcus Lawrence.
The duck liver, subbing for an egg, blends seamlessly into the mix of grain and greens, lending a understated rich, meaty sumptuousness to the bowl, a great gateway dish for foie gras first-timers.
The firm, called Activate, found that the majority of these users turned to virtual assistants to play music, get the weather, set a timer or ask questions.
Spezza scored on a lunging, one-timer below the left circle with 5:52 left in the second period.
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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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