Definitions for simultaneousˌsaɪ məlˈteɪ ni əs, ˌsɪm əl-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

si•mul•ta•ne•ousˌsaɪ məlˈteɪ ni əs, ˌsɪm əl-(adj.)

  1. existing, occurring, or operating at the same time; concurrent.

Origin of simultaneous:

1650–60; < L simul together (see similar ) + (instan )taneous

si`mul•ta•ne′i•ty-təˈni ɪ ti(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. coincident, coincidental, coinciding, concurrent, co-occurrent, cooccurring, simultaneous(adj)

    occurring or operating at the same time

    "a series of coincident events"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. simultaneous(adjective)ˌsaɪ məlˈteɪ ni əs, ˌsɪm əl-

    all at the same time

    simultaneous concerts around the world


  1. simultaneous(Adjective)

    Occurring or transpiring at the same time.

  2. Origin: From simultaneus, from simultim, from simul; compare similar.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Simultaneous(adj)

    existing, happening, or done, at the same time; as, simultaneous events

Translations for simultaneous

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


happening, or done, at exactly the same time

He fell, and there was a simultaneous gasp from the crowd.

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