Another word for moment
moment instant minute 1second 1jiffy flashSearch Thesaurus
These nouns denote a brief interval of time. A moment is an indeterminately short but significant period: I'll be with you in a moment. Instant is a period of time almost too brief to detect; it implies haste: He hesitated for just an instant. Minute is often interchangable with moment and second with instant: The alarm will ring any minute. I'll be back in a second. Jiffy and flash usually combine with in a; in a jiffy means in a short space of time, while in a flash suggests the almost imperceptible duration of a flash of light: “He was on his stool in a jiffy, driving away with his pen” (Charles Dickens). She finished the job in a flash.See Also Synonyms at importance.
Another word for momentnoun
A very brief time:crack, flash, instant, minute1, second1, trice, twinkle, twinkling, wink. (Informal) jiff, jiffy. (Chiefly British) tick. See big, time
A particular interval of time that is limited and often crucial:instant, juncture, point. See time
The quality or state of being important:concern, concernment, consequence, import, importance, significance, significancy, weight, weightiness. See important