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Synonyms of now in English:

adverb

  • 1 I'm extremely busy now
    at the moment, at present, at the present (time/moment), at this moment in time, currently, presently
  • 2 television is now the main source of news
    in the present climate
  • 3 you must leave now
    at once, straightaway, right away, right now, this minute, this instant, immediately, instantly, directly, without further ado, promptly, without delay, as soon as possible
    informal pronto, straight off, ASAP
  • Phrases

    as of now

    1
    as of now, cigarettes are banned in this house
    from this time on, from now on, henceforth, from this day forward, in (the) future
    formal hereafter

    for now

    2
    for now, we'll just have salad

    not now

    3
    I promise I will, but not now
    later, later on, sometime, one day, some day, one of these days, sooner or later, in due course, by and by, eventually, ultimately

    now and again

    4
    now and again, we like to visit the gallery
    occasionally, now and then, from time to time, sometimes, every so often, (every) now and again, at times, on occasion(s), (every) once in a while;
    periodically, once in a blue moon

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