Did you know?

Click any word in a definition or example to find the entry for that word

From now or from a particular time - synonyms or related words

since

adverb

starting at a particular point in the past and continuing until now or until another point in the past

meanwhile

adverb

from now until a time or event in the future

henceforth

adverb

formal

from this time into the future

meantime

adverb

informal

from now until a time or event in the future

thenceforth

adverb

literary

starting from a particular time

ever since

during the whole period of time since something happened

in the meantime

during the time between two events or between the present time and a future event

thenceforward

adverb

literary

starting from a particular period of time

for the meantime

until a later time

from that day/time/moment etc forward

starting at that day/time etc and continuing on into the future

ruburb

an area in the countryside where there are both housing developments and farms, and many people travel to work in nearby cities

BuzzWord Article

Open Dictionary

troll factory

a company that pays its employees to write online comments in favour or against somebody or something posing as ordinary Internet users

add a word

Blog

A must for anyone with an interest in the changing face of language. The Macmillan Dictionary blog explores English as it is spoken around the world today.

global English and language change from our blog