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here and now

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. here and now, present moment, momentnoun

    at this time

    "the disappointments of the here and now"; "she is studying at the moment"


  1. here and nownoun

    The present situation.

    Etymology: here + and + now

  2. here and nownoun

    The current state of one's own life.

    Etymology: here + and + now

  3. here and nowadverb

    At this time and in this place.

    Etymology: here + and + now


  1. Here and Now

    Here and Now is a public radio magazine program produced by WBUR in Boston, Massachusetts, and distributed across the United States by Public Radio International to over 170 stations across the United States.

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  1. here and now

    Read the full text of the Here And Now poem by Donka Kristeva on the Poetry.com website.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of here and now in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of here and now in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of here and now in a Sentence

  1. Photographer Johnny Joo:

    It felt cold, rather empty and eerie – not so much a creepy eerie but a more interesting one, i knew Mike Tyson had once just hung out here and now I stood staring down everything that had been left behind.

  2. Francois Hollande:

    The decisive agreement for the plant is here and now, france calls upon you to adopt the first universal agreement on climate.

  3. Warren Weinstein:

    Nine years ago I came to Pakistan to help my government, and I did so at a time when most Americans would not come here, and now when I need my government it seems that I have been totally abandoned and forgotten, and so I again appeal to you to instruct your appropriate officials to negotiate my release.

  4. Terry DuBrow:

    These patients from across the country, they know us as the ‘ Botched ’ doctors. when the ‘ Botched ’ doctors show up to the door we hear [ patients ] say ‘ the ‘ Botched ’ doctors are here and now I have hope ’ …. ‘ Botched ’ is now a brand that means hope for helping Paul Nassif problem.

  5. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    There is tremendous power in "Here and Now"! in my view. The most common behavior of looking backward to examine what was always prevents you from being completely immersed in the "Here and Now.” If looking backward is thoughtless and doesn't help you in healing or putting a closure, it will always leave you with anger, envy, regret, remorse and like unhealthy feelings. So it's extremely important to embrace "Here and Now" with total confidence, and last but not the least, never dwell in the past.

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  1. here and nowhere and nowhere and nowhere and nowhere and now

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