Definition of at the minute in English:

at the minute


  • At the present time.

    ‘I've got things on my mind at the minute’
    • ‘James added: ‘We are discussing middle names at the minute and Jacqui and Jeanette have cropped up.’’
    • ‘The site isn't up to much at the minute - mind, nor is BT's ADSL service - so the two are in good company.’
    • ‘It's unbelievable, I'm lost for words at the minute.’
    • ‘Low borrowing rates and the absence of currency risks favours Europe at the minute.’
    at present, at the moment, at the present moment, at the present time, now, currently, this minute, presently
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