a timepiece that measures a time interval and signals its end
(sports) an official who keeps track of the time elapsed
a regulator that activates or deactivates a mechanism at set times
Someone or something which times.
A device used to measure amounts of time.
Any electronic function that causes a device to be able to do something automatically after a preset amount of time.
a timekeeper; especially, a watch by which small intervals of time can be measured; a kind of stop watch. It is used for timing the speed of horses, machinery, etc
A timer is a specialized type of clock for measuring time intervals. A timer which counts upwards from zero for measuring elapsed time is often called a stopwatch, a device which counts down from a specified time interval is more usually called a timer. A simple example is an hourglass. Some timers sound an audible indication that the time interval has expired. Time switches, timing mechanisms which activate a switch, are sometimes called "timers". Timers and time switches may be free-standing or incorporated into appliances and machines. Their operating mechanism may be mechanical, electromechanical, or purely electronic. Timing functionality can be provided by software, typically in a computer; the program is often called a "timer".
The numerical value of timer in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of timer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Examples of timer in a Sentence
I didn't see it and it just went through me, i knew he was going to shoot a one-timer there, and I lost it ... It was a nice shot.
The person Hogan really has to beat is Trump, if it’s a referendum on Hogan, he wins. If it’s a referendum on Trump, he a one-timer.
The spacecraft was not on the timer we expected her to be on, we don't know if something happened to cause it to be that way.
As a kid, I did want to be an old-timer, since they were the ones with the big stories and the cool clothes. I wanted to go there. Now, I guess I want to bring that with me and go back in time.
The bombs in these two areas were improvised explosive devices triggered by timer.
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- minutka, časovačCzech
- Schaltuhr, ZeitschaltuhrGerman
- زمانسنج, تایمرPersian
- kello, ajastinFinnish
- chronomètre, minuterie, compte-minutesFrench
- eierwekker, timerDutch
- temporizador, timerPortuguese
- cronograf, cronometru, regulator de timp, timpizorRomanian
- таймер, реле времениRussian
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