Ten-o'clock
Ten-o'clock Ten"-o'*clock`, n. (Bot.) A plant, the star-of-Bethlehem. See under {Star}. [1913 Webster]

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  • past ten o'clock — after ten o clock …   English contemporary dictionary

  • o'clock — adv. at (ten) o clock * * * [ə klɒk] at (ten) o clock …   Combinatory dictionary

  • o'clock — [[t]əklɒ̱k[/t]] ♦♦♦ ADV: num ADV You use o clock after numbers from one to twelve to say what time it is. For example, if you say that it is 9 o clock, you mean that it is nine hours after midnight or nine hours after midday. The trouble began… …   English dictionary

  • o'clock — W3S1 [əˈklɔk US əˈkla:k] adv [Date: 1400 1500; Origin: of the clock] one o clock/two o clock etc one of the times when the clock shows the exact hour as a number from 1 to 12 ▪ It s already 9 o clock. ▪ The meeting is at 10 o clock. ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ O… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • o'clock — W3S1 [əˈklɔk US əˈkla:k] adv [Date: 1400 1500; Origin: of the clock] one o clock/two o clock etc one of the times when the clock shows the exact hour as a number from 1 to 12 ▪ It s already 9 o clock. ▪ The meeting is at 10 o clock. ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ O… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • o'clock — adverb one o clock/two o clock etc one of the times when the clock shows the exact hour as a number from 1 to 12: “What time is it?” “It s 9 o clock.”. USAGE NOTE: O CLOCK UK US DIFFERENCE O clock is used only when you are talking about the exact …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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