Definition of equal time in English:

equal time

Syllabification: e·qual time


  • (In broadcasting) a principle of allowing equal air time to opposing points of view, especially to political candidates for two or more parties.
    More example sentences
    • So I called them back, offered equal time to explain things.
    • I suppose that apples might start to rise tomorrow, but the possibility does not merit equal time in physics classrooms.
    • I'm going to give Senator Durbin equal time on that in just a moment.

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