View synonyms for up-to-the-minute


[ uhp-tuh-thuh-min-it ]


  1. extending to the present moment, as information, facts, or style:

    an up-to-the-minute news report.

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Word History and Origins

Origin of up-to-the-minute1

First recorded in 1910–15

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Example Sentences

Waze is a GPS-like smartphone app that provides drivers with up-to-the-minute, real-time updates on road conditions.

We really wanted The Knick to feel up-to-the-minute, if possible.

Eager for up-to-the-minute election results without the bloviations of talking (or typing) heads?

It kept in up-to-the-minute running order the 1,500 motor vehicles of the army corps which occupied the front 20 miles before us.

Such a mother will go without new gloves and up-to-the-minute costumes while her son is being educated.

Write a letter to a friend telling him you have been offered the agency for the Up-to-the-minute car.

On the way down half a dozen department heads poured into his responsive ears the up-to-the-minute details of the work in hand.

From there they went to the Ready Room where all the up-to-the-minute flight data was posted on the huge black-board.


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