1. happening now
    ExamplesThe shares are too expensive at their present price. • What is the present address of the company?
  2. being there when something happens
    ExampleOnly six directors were present at the board meeting.
to bring or send and show a document
to present a bill for acceptance
to present a bill for payment by the person who has accepted it
to present a bill for payment
to send a bill to be paid

Use present in a sentence

You need to make sure that you present any idea in a well thought out way so that others will be on board.

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I decided to keep my mind in the present instead because I did not like my past and did not care about the future.

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Looking back into the past, you sometimes realize how you got in the present with the way things are going whether they are good or bad.

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