time draft

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n time draft a draft payable at a specified future date
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Usage

In literature:

I cannot consent to suspend the draft in New York, as you request, because, among other reasons, time is too important.
"The Papers And Writings Of Abraham Lincoln, Complete" by Abraham Lincoln
There was no time for rest and they came forward under forced draft, so to speak.
"Kelly Miller's History of the World War for Human Rights" by Kelly Miller
Smith, was detached, and was attached to the Division where it remained for some time until it was sent to the base for drafting.
"The Seventeenth Highland Light Infantry (Glasgow Chamber of Commerce Battalion)" by Various
Other drafts were sent from time to time, until the whole were removed.
"The Knickerbocker, or New-York Monthly Magazine, April 1844" by Various
It was built at about the time the first "draft" of men was ordered in 1862.
"When Life Was Young" by C. A. Stephens
I will train you in drafting right where you are in your spare time.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science February 1930" by Various
Each time he renewed the draft he would have to draw for more and more.
"Elements of Foreign Exchange" by Franklin Escher
Accordingly an act was drafted in the House of Burgesses and, in due time, sent up for the approval of the Council.
"Virginia under the Stuarts 1607-1688" by Thomas J. Wertenbaker
Every time we met, he used to remind me of his draft Arbitration Treaty, which I had forwarded to Berlin.
"My Three Years in America" by Johann Heinrich Andreas Hermann Albrecht Graf von Bernstorff
Tide-time for vessels of twelve feet draft is also denoted by signals.
"Smeaton and Lighthouses" by John Smeaton
It is, however, impossible to draft at the present time the plan of such a complete organization in its details or even in mere outline.
"The Future of International Law" by Lassa Oppenheim
G. will give me no more time; St. is immovable; the draft will be protested.
"Hammer and Anvil" by Friedrich Spielhagen
This time he charged it with illegal practices in issuing drafts which passed as currency.
"The Middle Period 1817-1858" by John William Burgess
I showed a rough draft of it to Barlow at lunch time, and he said it wouldn't work.
"Dawson Black: Retail Merchant" by Harold Whitehead
He then occupies his time in playing drafts, or reading a Turkish newspaper.
"Harper's New Monthly Magazine, v. 3, number 18" by Various
I was out of money by this time, but found a draft in the express office awaiting me.
"A Texas Cow Boy" by Chas. A. Siringo
At the same time the army sorely needed new recruits; but another draft seemed desperate.
"Abraham Lincoln's Cardinal Traits;" by Clark S. Beardslee
Next she writes them out, first in a rough draft, the end of which often contradicts the beginning, but she knows what she means by that time.
"Notable Women Authors of the Day" by Helen C. Black
That cut out all other claims, drafts, and everything else, and at that time Mr.
"The Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Vol. 10 (of 12) Dresden Edition--Legal" by Robert G. Ingersoll
If he owed any debt, it was to his dead father, a thousand times more than the draft he had repaid.
"Satan Sanderson" by Hallie Erminie Rives
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In poetry:

I'd been a street-beggar in far away places,
This hungry soul would miserably weep,
When the draft carried the reek of spoiled onions and meat,
With a tattered beggar's heart I often spent time loitering
those back alleys.
"Looking Up At THe Aoki Boughs" by Sakutaro Hagiwara

In news:

Let's move on to the AL Central as we look back at the all- time draft rosters.
) As a hopefully fun exercise I'd thought I'd research each club's all- time draft team.
With time running out on the NFL's 2008 draft, LSU tight end Keith Zinger was chosen by the Atlanta Falcons in the seventh and final round.
This marks the third time Carpenter has been selected in the draft, but the highest he has ever been taken.
WNBA Draft, schedule for April 15, will take place in prime-time for the first time in the league's 17-year history.
The New York Times reports on the latest draft budget from Greece.
1 overall by the time he's finished making ridiculous mock drafts.
Three times during his meeting with reporters this week, Bray was asked draft-related questions.
Each brewery will brew its own version of the collaborative recipe, which will be available for a limited time in 22-ounce bottles and draft in May 2013, Great Lakes announced Monday.
Casey Hayward looks to NFL combine to improve his stock come draft time.
A native of Iraq at the time of the US invasion, he was working as an architect in Baghdad while dodging the draft.
Opinions on the 150-page draft review are due to the Siuslaw National Forest by Dec 10, the Corvallis Gazette-Times reported.
Kevin Durant and Jeff Green have been friends for a long time, having grown up in the Washington, DC, area and being drafted the same year by the formre Seattle SuperSonics.
The NFL Draft is a time for dreams.
He's also been Mark Scheifele's teammate for a short time and has a pretty good insight as to what the 19-year-old Winnipeg Jets draft pick is all about.
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In science:

Firstly, I would like to thank David Valls-Gabaud for encouraging me to write this review and also taking the time to read the several drafts along the way.
Shedding Light on the Galaxy Luminosity Function
Gunawardena, Existence of the cycle time for some subtopical function, Privately circuled draft, 2004.
Definable zero-sum stochastic games
At the time of submission for publication of these lecture notes I recieved the draft of a paper “Wounded nucleon model and Deuteron-Gold Collisions at RHIC” by A.
Structure and Fine Structure in Multiparticle Production Data at High Energies
Alexey’s help not only improved this paper tremendously, it also changed my feelings about writing in English in general. I hope it will be easier next time. I am also thankful to Jane Sherwin for checking my English in the final draft.
How to Create a New Integer Sequence
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