from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The evening hours, generally between 7 and 11 P.M., when the largest television audience is available.
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- n. Spring.
- n. A new period or time of youthfulness; the beginning of something.
- n. The block of programming on television during the middle of the evening, usually between 19:00 and 23:00
- adj. Showing during prime time.
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- n. the hours between 7 and 11 p.m. when the largest tv audience is available
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Erin parked in the massive lot, which was almost full—though it was approaching three in the morning, that was prime time in Party Town.
Michael Zellman, a 29-year-old dock worker who wasn't even born when Gilligan was on in prime time between 1964 and 1967, says he's certain Mary Ann did it—despite her nice-girl image.