simple time

  1. rhythm characterized by two or three beats or pulses to a measure.

  • Also called simple measure.

Words Nearby simple time Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use simple time in a sentence

  • Accessibility of the system for programming could be improved by running a simple time-sharing monitor on it.

  • Fra Angelico is the last figure of the old simple time in art when the spirit counted for most.

    Fra Angelico | Jennie Ellis Keysor
  • When was that "simple time of our fathers" when people were too sensible to care for fashions?

    Folkways | William Graham Sumner