One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
At the present time; now.‘he's in bed at the moment’
at present, just now, right now, at this time, at the present time, currently, presently, at this moment in timeView synonyms
- ‘We managed to get some funds out but not very much as there is no foreign currency to buy at the moment.’
- ‘Pointing accusing fingers at this moment would only aggravate the pain of those mourning.’
- ‘At the moment we have computer courses, for beginners, foundation level and level one.’
- ‘It seems that the web and politics have become my current fascination at the moment.’
- ‘The climate for favourable penalty treatment will never be better than it is at this moment.’
- ‘And at this moment in time, she's just as brilliantly oblivious as she ever was.’
- ‘At the moment, the development site is a derelict chunk of land next to the river and close to Manchester city centre.’
- ‘Confidence is high at the moment because we've won two and drawn one of the last three.’
- ‘We've got a little bit of momentum with us at the moment and we've got to continue that.’
- ‘All of the team seem to be enjoying the game at the moment with everyone contributing.’
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