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karon [ka.rún.] : current (adj.); present (adj.); now (adv.)
Synonyms: ron; rong

Derivatives of karon


Glosses:
current
n. (phenomenon)1. current, electric currenta flow of electricity through a conductor.; "the current was measured in amperes"
~ electrical phenomenona physical phenomenon involving electricity.
~ juiceelectric current.; "when the wiring was finished they turned on the juice"
~ thermionic currentan electric current produced between two electrodes as a result of electrons emitted by thermionic emission.
n. (event)2. current, streama steady flow of a fluid (usually from natural causes).; "the raft floated downstream on the current"; "he felt a stream of air"; "the hose ejected a stream of water"
~ tidal current, tidal flowthe water current caused by the tides.
~ rip current, riptidea strong surface current flowing outwards from a shore.
~ undertide, undercurrenta current below the surface of a fluid.
~ flow, flowingthe motion characteristic of fluids (liquids or gases).
~ violent stream, torrenta violently fast stream of water (or other liquid).; "the houses were swept away in the torrent"
~ eddy, twista miniature whirlpool or whirlwind resulting when the current of a fluid doubles back on itself.
~ maelstrom, whirlpool, vortexa powerful circular current of water (usually the result of conflicting tides).
~ ocean currentthe steady flow of surface ocean water in a prevailing direction.
n. (group)3. current, flow, streamdominant course (suggestive of running water) of successive events or ideas.; "two streams of development run through American history"; "stream of consciousness"; "the flow of thought"; "the current of history"
~ course, linea connected series of events or actions or developments.; "the government took a firm course"; "historians can only point out those lines for which evidence is available"
adj. 4. currentoccurring in or belonging to the present time.; "current events"; "the current topic"; "current negotiations"; "current psychoanalytic theories"; "the ship's current position"
~ actualbeing or existing at the present moment.; "the ship's actual position is 22 miles due south of Key West"
~ underway, afootcurrently in progress.; "there is mischief afoot"; "plans are afoot"; "preparations for the trial are underway"
~ circulatingpassing from one to another.; "circulating bills and coins"
~ present-day, contemporarybelonging to the present time.; "contemporary leaders"
~ incumbentcurrently holding an office.; "the incumbent governor"
~ liveof current relevance.; "a live issue"; "still a live option"
~ livein current use or ready for use.; "live copy is ready to be set in type or already set but not yet proofread"
~ occurrentpresently occurring (either causally or incidentally).; "technical terms are rarely occurrent in literature"
~ on-going, ongoingcurrently happening.; "an ongoing economic crisis"
~ on-line, onlinebeing in progress now.; "on-line editorial projects"
~ topicalof interest at the present time.; "a topical reference"; "a topical and timely study of civil liberty"
~ up-to-datereflecting the latest information or changes.; "an up-to-date issue of the magazine"
~ latest, up-to-the-minuteup to the immediate present; most recent or most up-to-date.; "the news is up-to-the-minute"; "the very latest scientific discoveries"
~ modernbelonging to the modern era; since the Middle Ages.; "modern art"; "modern furniture"; "modern history"; "totem poles are modern rather than prehistoric"
~ newnot of long duration; having just (or relatively recently) come into being or been made or acquired or discovered.; "a new law"; "new cars"; "a new comet"; "a new friend"; "a new year"; "the New World"
present
n. (time)1. nowadays, presentthe period of time that is happening now; any continuous stretch of time including the moment of speech.; "that is enough for the present"; "he lives in the present with no thought of tomorrow"
~ timethe continuum of experience in which events pass from the future through the present to the past.
~ nowthe momentary present.; "Now is a good time to do it"; "it worked up to right now"
~ here and now, present moment, momentat this time.; "the disappointments of the here and now"; "she is studying at the moment"
~ datethe present.; "they are up to date"; "we haven't heard from them to date"
~ nonce, time beingthe present occasion.; "for the nonce"
~ todaythe present time or age.; "the world of today"; "today we have computers"
~ tonightthe present or immediately coming night.
n. (possession)2. presentsomething presented as a gift.; "his tie was a present from his wife"
~ giftsomething acquired without compensation.
~ birthday gift, birthday presenta present given in celebration of a person's birthday.
~ christmas gift, christmas presenta present given at Christmas time.
~ wedding gift, wedding presenta present given to someone getting married.
n. (communication)3. present, present tensea verb tense that expresses actions or states at the time of speaking.
~ tensea grammatical category of verbs used to express distinctions of time.
~ historical presentthe use of the present tense to describe past actions or states.
v. (perception)4. demo, demonstrate, exhibit, present, showgive an exhibition of to an interested audience.; "She shows her dogs frequently"; "We will demo the new software in Washington"
~ bring homemake understandable and clear.; "This brings home my point"
~ showmake visible or noticeable.; "She showed her talent for cooking"; "Show me your etchings, please"
v. (communication)5. lay out, present, representbring forward and present to the mind.; "We presented the arguments to him"; "We cannot represent this knowledge to our formal reason"
~ argue, reasonpresent reasons and arguments.
~ argue, indicategive evidence of.; "The evidence argues for your claim"; "The results indicate the need for more work"
~ spintwist and turn so as to give an intended interpretation.; "The President's spokesmen had to spin the story to make it less embarrassing"
~ say, state, tellexpress in words.; "He said that he wanted to marry her"; "tell me what is bothering you"; "state your opinion"; "state your name"
v. (creation)6. present, represent, stageperform (a play), especially on a stage.; "we are going to stage `Othello'"
~ performing artsarts or skills that require public performance.
~ re-createcreate anew.; "Re-create the boom of the West on a small scale"
~ localise, localize, set, placelocate.; "The film is set in Africa"
v. (possession)7. present, submithand over formally.
~ givetransfer possession of something concrete or abstract to somebody.; "I gave her my money"; "can you give me lessons?"; "She gave the children lots of love and tender loving care"
~ bring insubmit (a verdict) to a court.
v. (stative)8. pose, presentintroduce.; "This poses an interesting question"
~ constitute, make up, comprise, be, representform or compose.; "This money is my only income"; "The stone wall was the backdrop for the performance"; "These constitute my entire belonging"; "The children made up the chorus"; "This sum represents my entire income for a year"; "These few men comprise his entire army"
v. (possession)9. award, presentgive, especially as an honor or reward.; "bestow honors and prizes at graduation"
~ allocate, apportiondistribute according to a plan or set apart for a special purpose.; "I am allocating a loaf of bread to everyone on a daily basis"; "I'm allocating the rations for the camping trip"
~ certificatepresent someone with a certificate.
~ bestow, conferpresent.; "The university conferred a degree on its most famous former student, who never graduated"; "bestow an honor on someone"
v. (possession)10. gift, give, presentgive as a present; make a gift of.; "What will you give her for her birthday?"
~ dower, endowfurnish with an endowment.; "When she got married, she got dowered"
~ hand out, give out, pass out, distributegive to several people.; "The teacher handed out the exams"
~ give awaymake a gift of.; "She gave away her antique furniture"
~ raffle, raffle offdispose of in a lottery.; "We raffled off a trip to the Bahamas"
~ bung, fee, tipgive a tip or gratuity to in return for a service, beyond the compensation agreed on.; "Remember to tip the waiter"; "fee the steward"
~ bequeath, will, leaveleave or give by will after one's death.; "My aunt bequeathed me all her jewelry"; "My grandfather left me his entire estate"
~ cede, surrender, give up, deliverrelinquish possession or control over.; "The squatters had to surrender the building after the police moved in"
~ deed over, granttransfer by deed.; "grant land"
~ treatprovide with a gift or entertainment.; "Grandmother always treated us to the circus"; "I like to treat myself to a day at a spa when I am depressed"
~ donategive to a charity or good cause.; "I donated blood to the Red Cross for the victims of the earthquake"; "donate money to the orphanage"; "She donates to her favorite charity every month"
~ tenderoffer or present for acceptance.
~ render, submitmake over as a return.; "They had to render the estate"
v. (communication)11. deliver, presentdeliver (a speech, oration, or idea).; "The commencement speaker presented a forceful speech that impressed the students"
~ mouth, speak, talk, verbalise, verbalize, utterexpress in speech.; "She talks a lot of nonsense"; "This depressed patient does not verbalize"
~ speechifymake speeches; hold forth, or harangue with a certain degree of formality.; "These ministers speechify on every occasion"
v. (communication)12. acquaint, introduce, presentcause to come to know personally.; "permit me to acquaint you with my son"; "introduce the new neighbors to the community"
~ informimpart knowledge of some fact, state or affairs, or event to.; "I informed him of his rights"
~ familiarise, familiarize, acquaintmake familiar or conversant with.; "you should acquaint yourself with your new computer"; "We familiarized ourselves with the new surroundings"
~ re-introduce, reintroduceintroduce anew.; "We haven't met in a long time, so let me reintroduce myself"
~ presentformally present a debutante, a representative of a country, etc..
~ introduce, bring outbring before the public for the first time, as of an actor, song, etc..
v. (creation)13. portray, presentrepresent abstractly, for example in a painting, drawing, or sculpture.; "The father is portrayed as a good-looking man in this painting"
~ artistic creation, artistic production, artthe creation of beautiful or significant things.; "art does not need to be innovative to be good"; "I was never any good at art"; "he said that architecture is the art of wasting space beautifully"
~ interpret, representcreate an image or likeness of.; "The painter represented his wife as a young girl"
~ commendpresent as worthy of regard, kindness, or confidence.; "His paintings commend him to the artistic world"
v. (communication)14. confront, face, presentpresent somebody with something, usually to accuse or criticize.; "We confronted him with the evidence"; "He was faced with all the evidence and could no longer deny his actions"; "An enormous dilemma faces us"
~ face, face up, confrontdeal with (something unpleasant) head on.; "You must confront your problems"; "He faced the terrible consequences of his mistakes"
v. (communication)15. presentformally present a debutante, a representative of a country, etc..
~ acquaint, introduce, presentcause to come to know personally.; "permit me to acquaint you with my son"; "introduce the new neighbors to the community"
v. (communication)16. present, saluterecognize with a gesture prescribed by a military regulation; assume a prescribed position.; "When the officers show up, the soldiers have to salute"
~ greet, recognise, recognizeexpress greetings upon meeting someone.
~ gesticulate, gesture, motionshow, express or direct through movement.; "He gestured his desire to leave"
adj. 17. presenttemporal sense; intermediate between past and future; now existing or happening or in consideration.; "the present leader"; "articles for present use"; "the present topic"; "the present system"; "present observations"
~ existingpresently existing.; "the existing system"
~ immediateof the present time and place.; "the immediate revisions"
~ inst, instantin or of the present month.; "your letter of the 10th inst"
~ latter-daybelonging to the present or recent times.; "the latter-day problems of our society"
adj. 18. presentbeing or existing in a specified place.; "the murderer is present in this room"; "present at the wedding"; "present at the creation"
~ attendantbeing present (at meeting or event etc.).; "attendant members of the congreation"
~ ever-presentbeing always present.
~ existingexisting in something specified.; "depletion of the oxygen existing in the bloodstream"
~ herebeing here now.; "is everyone here?"
~ naturally occurringexisting by nature and without artificial aid.; "one of the 93 naturally occurring chemical elements"
~ omnipresent, ubiquitousbeing present everywhere at once.
now
n. (time)1. nowthe momentary present.; "Now is a good time to do it"; "it worked up to right now"
~ nowadays, presentthe period of time that is happening now; any continuous stretch of time including the moment of speech.; "that is enough for the present"; "he lives in the present with no thought of tomorrow"
adv. 2. nowin the historical present; at this point in the narration of a series of past events.; "President Kennedy now calls in the National Guard"; "Washington now decides to cross the Delaware"; "the ship is now listing to port"
adv. 3. now, nowadays, todayin these times.; "it is solely by their language that the upper classes nowadays are distinguished"; "we now rarely see horse-drawn vehicles on city streets"; "today almost every home has television"
adv. 4. nowused to preface a command or reproof or request.; "now hear this!"; "now pay attention"
adv. 5. at present, nowat the present moment.; "goods now on sale"; "the now-aging dictator"; "they are now abroad"; "he is busy at present writing a new novel"; "it could happen any time now"
adv. 6. at once, directly, forthwith, immediately, instantly, like a shot, now, right away, straight off, straightawaywithout delay or hesitation; with no time intervening.; "he answered immediately"; "found an answer straightaway"; "an official accused of dishonesty should be suspended forthwith"; "Come here now!"
adv. 7. now(prefatory or transitional) indicates a change of subject or activity.; "Now the next problem is..."
adv. 8. nowin the immediate past.; "told me just now"