Hours — synonyms, definition
1. hours (Noun)
60 minutes* hrs minutes times of day
hours (Noun) — A period of time assigned for work.
ex. "they work long hours"
hours (Noun) — An indefinite period of time.
ex. "they talked for hours"
hours (Noun) — A period of time equal to 1/24th of a day.
ex. "the job will take more than an hour"
hours (Noun) — Clock time.
ex. "the hour is getting late"
hours (Noun) — A special and memorable period.
ex. "it was their finest hour"
hours (Noun) — Distance measured by the time taken to cover it.
ex. "we live an hour from the airport"
9 types of
clock time* distances period period of time time period time unit* times units of time work time
aurorae bedtimes breaks of day breaks of the day canonical hour* closing time* cockcrows crepuscles crepuscules dawnings dawns daybreaks daysprings dusks duty period early-morning hour* evenfalls falls first light* gloamings • • •
15 minutes 30 minutes half-hour min minute quarter quarter-hour
6 parts of
24-hour interval* days mean solar day* solar day* twenty-four hour period* twenty-four hours*