A nonspatial continuum in which events occur in apparently irreversible succession from the past through the present to the future.
I've always considered it as the fourth dimension o.0
Define what you mean by A nonspatial continuum
Time is measured by man for convenience in order to get to work on time, to make out a scheduled plan for the day.
I think our lives are too measured by time to the point that we lament when there isn't enough time in the day to accomplish the tasks; and then we lament how slow the time goes when we're bored. Time is necessary in today's society; I wonder what we can do without measuring time.
I once heard the definition of time as follows...
Time: that which keeps everything from happening at once.
I like that definition.
by emrldphx 6 years ago
For those who are interested, I am putting together a primer on the difference between subjectivity and objectivity. Much of the disagreement in this forum is due to confusion between the two. We'll start with a comparison of the definition of the terms.SubjectivitySubjectivity is a personal...
by Cathy 5 years ago
How would you define nihilism?
by jomine 7 years ago
To define means, to describe clearly, to convey a word's proper meaning.So I define "Exist" as having shape, a physical presence.Relativist say they never define, and hence can use words ambiguously and inconsistently. So the meaning is derived by the one who hear it, than by the one who...
by marinealways24 8 years ago
Please add you definition of what "absolute" means.If there was 1 absolute definition, wouldn't it contradict absolutes? Maybe only the unproven can be considered absolute? If it is proven, does proven = absolute? What if it isn't absolutely proven, but partially proven? How can faith be...
by jomine 5 years ago
A definition is a sentence that describe the meaning of a word precisely and clearly that the word can be used unambiguously. A definition limits the meaning of a word.A synonym on the other hand is a word with a similar meaning, a word that may be substituted for a given word. It DOES NOT clarify...
by Jesus was a hippy 6 years ago
If you claim to be an atheist, how do you define "atheist"?I personally agree with the latin origins meaning the prefix of the letter "A" means without, hence I used the defintion "without theism (belief in a god)".
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