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Another word for jiffy

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Noun
  1. A very brief time

      1. A light, sharp, clicking sound made repeatedly by a machine, such as a clock.
      2. A moment.
      3. A light mark used to check off or call attention to an item.
      1. To close and open the eyelid of one eye deliberately, as to convey a message, signal, or suggestion.
      2. To close and open the eyelids of both eyes; blink.
      3. To shine fitfully; twinkle:
      1. The act of blinking.
      2. A blink or twinkle:
      3. The time it takes to blink once; an instant:
      1. To shine with slight, intermittent gleams, as distant lights or stars; flicker; glimmer.
      2. To be bright or sparkling, as with merriment or delight:
      3. To blink or wink the eyes.
      1. A very short period of time; an instant:
      2. To hoist and secure with a rope:
      1. A unit of time equal to one sixtieth of a minute.
      2. The time needed for a cesium-133 atom to perform 9,192,631,770 complete oscillations.
      3. A brief interval of time; a moment.
      1. A brief, indefinite interval of time.
      2. A specific point in time, especially the present time:
      3. A point in time that is gratifying or noteworthy:
      1. A unit of time equal to one sixtieth of an hour, or 60 seconds.
      2. A unit of angular measurement equal to one sixtieth of a degree, or 60 seconds.
      3. A measure of the distance one can cover in a minute:
      1. A period of time so short as to be almost imperceptible.
      2. A particular or precise time:
      3. The current month:
      1. To burst forth into or as if into flame.
      2. To give off light or be lighted in sudden or intermittent bursts.
      3. To appear or occur suddenly:
      1. To break without complete separation of parts:
      2. To break or snap apart:
      3. To make a sharp snapping sound:
    See also:

    time

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