time frame


noun

a period of time during which something has taken or will take place: We're talking about a time frame of five minutes for the president's visit.

Nearby words

  1. time dilation,
  2. time discount,
  3. time draft,
  4. time exposure,
  5. time flies,
  6. time hangs heavy,
  7. time heals all wounds,
  8. time immemorial,
  9. time is money,
  10. time is of the essence

Origin of time frame

First recorded in 1960–65

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British Dictionary definitions for time frame

time frame

noun

the period of time within which certain events are scheduled to occur
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