Meaning of MOMENT in English


noun impulsive power; force; momentum.

2. moment ·noun an infinitesimal change in a varying quantity; an increment or decrement.

3. moment ·noun a minute portion of time; a point of time; an instant; as, at thet very moment.

4. moment ·noun importance, as in influence or effect; consequence; weight or value; consideration.

5. moment ·noun tendency, or measure of tendency, to produce motion, ·esp. motion about a fixed point or axis.

6. moment ·noun an essential element; a deciding point, fact, or consideration; an essential or influential circumstance.

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