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Present (IPA: /ˈpɹɛzənt/, /pɝˈzɛnt/, /pɹiˈzɛnt/)


Present (a.)

Being at hand, within reach or call, within certain contemplated limits; -- opposed to absent.

Present (a.)

Now existing, or in process; begun but not ended; now in view, or under consideration; being at this time; not past or future; as, the present session of Congress; the present state of affairs; the present instance.

Present (a.)

Not delayed; immediate; instant; coincident.

Present (a.)

Ready; quick in emergency; as a present wit.

Present (a.)

Favorably attentive; propitious.

Present (a.)

Present time; the time being; time in progress now, or at the moment contemplated; as, at this present.

Present (a.)

Present letters or instrument, as a deed of conveyance, a lease, letter of attorney, or other writing; as in the phrase, "LFT Know all men by these presents, RHT" that is, by the writing itself, "LFT per has literas praesentes; "LFT -- in this sense, rarely used in the singular.

Present (a.)

A present tense, or the form of the verb denoting the present tense.

Present (a.)

To bring or introduce into the presence of some one, especially of a superior; to introduce formally; to offer for acquaintance; as, to present an envoy to the king; (with the reciprocal pronoun) to come into the presence of a superior.

Present (a.)

To exhibit or offer to view or notice; to lay before one's perception or cognizance; to set forth; to present a fine appearance.

Present (a.)

To pass over, esp. in a ceremonious manner; to give in charge or possession; to deliver; to make over.

Present (a.)

To make a gift of; to bestow; to give, generally in a formal or ceremonious manner; to grant; to confer.

Present (a.)

Hence: To endow; to bestow a gift upon; to favor, as with a donation; also, to court by gifts.

Present (a.)

To present; to personate.

Present (a.)

To nominate to an ecclesiastical benefice; to offer to the bishop or ordinary as a candidate for institution.

Present (a.)

To nominate for support at a public school or other institution .

Present (a.)

To lay before a public body, or an official, for consideration, as before a legislature, a court of judicature, a corporation, etc.; as, to present a memorial, petition, remonstrance, or indictment.

Present (a.)

To lay before a court as an object of inquiry; to give notice officially of, as a crime of offence; to find or represent judicially; as, a grand jury present certain offenses or nuisances, or whatever they think to be public injuries.

Present (a.)

To bring an indictment against .

Present (a.)

To aim, point, or direct, as a weapon; as, to present a pistol or the point of a sword to the breast of another.

Present (v. i.)

To appear at the mouth of the uterus so as to be perceptible to the finger in vaginal examination; -- said of a part of an infant during labor.

Present (n.)

Anything presented or given; a gift; a donative; as, a Christmas present.

Present (n.)

The position of a soldier in presenting arms; as, to stand at present.

Present

Current moment in time

Present

Band

Present

Van der Graaf Generator album

Present

Timbaland & Magoo album

Present

Yuki Uchida album

Present Synonyms

On Hand, In Attendance, Naturally Occurring, Omnipresent, Ubiquitous, Attending, Ever-present, Existing, Attendant, Here

Present Synonyms

Inst, Immediate, Instant, Existing, Latter-day

Present Synonyms

Nowadays

Present Synonyms

Present Tense

Present Synonyms

Award

Present Synonyms

Face, Confront

Present Synonyms

Deliver

Present Synonyms

Gift, Give

Present Synonyms

Acquaint, Introduce

Present Synonyms

Portray

Present Synonyms

Pose

Present Synonyms

Represent, Lay Out

Present Synonyms

Salute

Present Synonyms

Exhibit, Demo, Demonstrate, Show

Present Synonyms

Represent, Stage

Present Synonyms

Submit

PRESENT (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Preliminary safety evaluation of nanoporous tacrolimus-eluting stents

Present Rhymes

Bendt, Bent, Bente, Brent, Cent, Dent, Dente, Ent, Fendt, Fent, Gent, Ghent, Jent, Kent, Lent, Meant, Mente, Pent, Rent, Scent, Schwent, Sent, Spent, Stent, Tent, Trent, Vent, Wendt, Went, Wente, Zent

Besant, Peasant, Pheasant, Pleasant, Present, Accent, Ascent, Assent, Augment, Cement, Consent, Content, Dement, Descent, Dessent, Dissent, Event, Extent, Ferment, Gourment, Indent, Intent, Invent, Lament, Misspent, Outspent, Percent, Present, Prevent, Relent, Repent, Resent, Segment, Tashkent, Torment, Unsent, Unspent

Unpleasant, Circumvent, Discontent, Malcontent, Nonevent, Occident, Overspent, Reinvent, Represent, Supplement, Underwent

Omnipresent, Misrepresent
Overrepresent, Underrepresent

Present (Last Name / Surname)

Present is the #72,332 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 269 people had that surname.

Spanish Translation

Present in Spanish is Presente

Tagalog Translation

Present in Tagalog is Kaharap

Example Sentence (Quote)

" "the future will one day be the present and will seem as unimportant as the present does now." - W. Somerset Maugham

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A dream is a creation of the intelligence, the creator being present but not knowing how it will end." - Dreams

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Alienation as our present destiny is achieved only by outrageous violence perpetrated by human beings on human beings." - Alienation

Example Sentence (Quote)

"An author in his book must be like God in the universe, present everywhere and visible nowhere. (9 December 1852)" - Authors

Example Sentence (Quote)

"As I say it's a bit dingy at present but it's surprising what a lick of paint'll do isn't it?" - Wallace and Gromit


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