coincident, coincidental, coinciding, concurrent, co-occurrent, cooccurring, simultaneous(adj)
occurring or operating at the same time
"a series of coincident events"
Occurring or transpiring at the same time.
Origin: From simultaneus, from simultim, from simul; compare similar.
existing, happening, or done, at the same time; as, simultaneous events
Origin: [LL. simultim at the same time, fr. L. simul. See Simulate.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
sim-ul-t#x101;′nē-us, adj. acting, existing, or happening at the same time: (math.) satisfied by the same values of the variables or unknown quantities—of a set of equations.—ns. Simultanē′ity, Simultā′neousness.—adv. Simultā′neously. [Low L. simultaneus—L. simul, at the same time.]
The numerical value of simultaneous in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of simultaneous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
There were two simultaneous attacks on (state oil firm) PPMC and NNPC pipelines.
To me, photography is the simultaneous recognition, in a fraction of a second, of the significance of an event.
Another crude pipeline was attacked yesterday Thursday night near Batan oil field in Warri, there were two simultaneous attacks on (state oil firm) PPMC and NNPC pipelines.
My greater concern, rather than just a lone wolf, is simultaneous attacks such as you saw on 9/11...with that being said, we also have better insights into who the potential bombers are.
It is possible we will have a separate but coordinated and simultaneous ceasefire with the government, we will still discuss the mode and timeframe of the truce, but we can easily agree to a simultaneous ceasefire.
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- معًا, متزامنةArabic
- simultaniCatalan, Valencian
- simultan, gleichzeitigGerman
- هم زمانPersian
- co-amailScottish Gaelic
- tukutahi, tautokoruaMāori
- simultaan, gelijktijdigDutch
- samtidig, samstundesNorwegian
- jednoczesny, równoczesnyPolish
- istòdoban, istòvremen, sȉmultān, исто̀добан, исто̀времен, си̏мулта̄нSerbo-Croatian
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