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Definition of "here and now" []

  • At this time and in this place. (adverb)
  • The present situation. (noun)
  • The current state of one's own life. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "here and now" in a sentence
  • "James Carlton's digging away at the bar seemed to make it immensely happy, and he decided the cat might be the reincarnation of some old prisoner who'd died up here and now finally saw a way out."
  • "We may think of them as doodlings of eternity, as practice runs not only for an expanded life here and now but also for an expanded life in the next phase of our existence."
  • "Page 83 culmination was secured not through the sum total of small contributions of the many, but rather by the large contributions of the few, it ought to occasion no surprise when it is here and now stated that the actual and crowning need of Bettis Academy at present is AN ENDOWMENT FUND, which, to be adequate, should amount to $100,000."
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