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just now

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. just, just nowadverb

    only a moment ago

    "he has just arrived"; "the sun just now came out"


  1. just nowadverb

    Very close to the present moment.

  2. just nowadverb

    In a little while. Shortly, which could mean within ten minutes or two hours or at some indeterminate time within the near future.


  1. just now

    African time (or Africa time) is the perceived cultural tendency, in parts of Africa and the Caribbean toward a more relaxed attitude to time. This is sometimes used in a pejorative sense, about tardiness in appointments, meetings and events. This also includes the more leisurely, relaxed, and less rigorously scheduled lifestyle found in African countries, especially as opposed to the more clock-bound pace of daily life in Western countries. As such, it is similar to time orientations in some other non-Western culture regions.


  1. just now

    "Just now" is a phrase often used to express a very recent point in time that instantly preceded the present. It refers to something that happened a very short while ago or is about to happen immediately. The precise meaning can vary depending on the context and regional usage.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of just now in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of just now in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of just now in a Sentence

  1. Melissa Henderson:

    It makes me feel hopeless, just now feeling like you can get back to providing, get back to normal.

  2. The VIX:

    Markets have tumbled over the last four days, bringing the recent late-summer comeback into doubt. The VIX is just now catching up to The VIX, and only sort of. Digging in : Thirty is considered a high benchmark for The VIX. Volatility Index floated around 20 and below — which would indicate less volatility — for most of August. Volatility Index hit 25 on Wednesday. In theory, if Volatility Index were to predict future market moves, Volatility Index would have risen that high ahead of last week's selloff, Scott Bauer, CEO of Prosper Trading Academy who worked for 15 years as a market maker at the CBOE, told me.Cliff Asness of AQR Capital Management agrees that Volatility Index has limited utility :.

  3. Michelle Carter:

    We're just now really realizing the power that our voice has, that what we say matters more than what we think.

  4. Joe Biden:

    You’re talking about hundreds of billions of dollars for infrastructure — well, they’re just now starting.

  5. Mike Davis:

    We’ve known since November that we were going to have these committees, and they’re just now starting to get their act together.

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