Definitions for simultaneousˌsaɪ məlˈteɪ ni əs, ˌsɪm əl-

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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"


  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

  2. Origin: [LL. simultim at the same time, fr. L. simul. See Simulate.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Simultaneous

    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.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of simultaneous in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of simultaneous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Henri Cartier-Bresson:

    To me, photography is the simultaneous recognition, in a fraction of a second, of the significance of an event.

  2. John Pistole:

    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.

  3. Mark Williams:

    At this level, stocks are not cheap, the simultaneous cuts in rates and banks' reserve ratios were very strong stimulus. Since that didn't stop the sell-off, then the market wonders what else the policy makers have up in their sleeves.

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