Definition of Stime

1. n. A slight gleam or glimmer; a glimpse.



Definition of Stime

1. a glimpse [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Stime

stiltiest
stiltified
stiltifies
stiltify
stiltifying
stilting
stiltings
stiltish
stilts
stiltwalker
stiltwalkers
stilty
stilyard
stilyards
stim
stime (current term)
stimed
stimes
stimie
stimied
stimies
stiming
stimmed
stimming
stims
stimulability
stimulable
stimulant
stimulant drug
stimulants

Literary usage of Stime

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Antiquary (1873)
"The word " stime " is a Scottish word, current in Scotland at the present day. It is used as follows : " The night was so dark I cauld not see a stime," ..."

2. Old Florence and Modern Tuscany by Janet Ross (1904)
"full possession on the 3rd March, when the animals (called stime vive), ... A peasant must hand over to his successor the same stime he received when he ..."

3. Northumberland Words by Richard Oliver Heslop, Harry Haldane, Oliver Heslop (1894)
"Aa canna see a stime." "They hadn'ta stime o' breed i' the hoose." Compare STARN. STING, a post, a pole. See STANO, and compare STOB. ..."

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