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  1. big timenoun

    the highest level of an occupation (especially in entertainment)


  1. big timenoun

    The highest, or most prestigious level in any field, especially in entertainment.


  1. Big Time

    Big Time is a song co-written and recorded by American country music duo Big & Rich. It was released in February 2005 as the fourth and final single from their album Horse of a Different Color. The song was written by Big Kenny, John Rich and Angie Aparo.


  1. big time

    Big time refers to the highest or most successful level in any professional activity or field. It can also mean to a great extent, a significant amount, or very much.


  1. Big Time

    Big Time is the first conventional live album by American musician Tom Waits, featuring performances from two shows on Waits' 1987 tour, regarded by many as "his best tour ever." The album was released less than a year later on Island Records. While Big Time was the first released recording of public concert performances by Waits, it was not strictly his first live release: his 1975 Nighthawks at the Diner was a live performance before an audience that was conducted entirely within a recording studio.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of big time in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of big time in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of big time in a Sentence

  1. Anne Hathaway:

    I tried to pretend that I was happy and I got called out on it, big time. That’s the truth and that’s what happened.

  2. Nico Ragaini:

    This was like the biggest of the big-time, which was pretty awesome, you do n’t get moments like this every day, taking advantage of the opportunity. It was a mentally draining game for sure, and physically draining.

  3. National Weather Service:

    You can't rule one out today, but it's not expecting to be a big time destructive tornado.

  4. Benny Peiser:

    The Dutch are driven mad by these policies because it's killing their businesses and the farmers are fighting back big time, this is what's going to happen all over Europe. I have no doubt that, come winter and millions of families can't heat their homes or pay their bills anymore, that there will be unrest all over Europe.

  5. Brady Manek:

    Just got to make sure their mind’s right, it takes a toll on you, sitting at home watching guys you practice with every single day. It’s not fun. It sucks, honestly. Wish they were here, wish they could’ve experienced that. It was a big-time game and got a couple more ahead. We need them back.

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