Verbs of Time: Crafting a Purposeful Life Symphony!


I have limited time in this life. If I am serious about my life, I should carefully pick the verbs I use with ‘time’.

When I choose the proper verbs, I am more likely to know what I am actually doing with my time.

Here is a brief list for reference:

  • Spending time
  • Investing time
  • Allocating time
  • Managing time
  • Saving time
  • Wasting time
  • Prioritising time
  • Budgeting time
  • Scheduling time
  • Planning time
  • Devoting time
  • Dedicating time
  • Balancing time
  • Maximising time
  • Utilising time
  • Leveraging time
  • Sharing time
  • Committing time
  • Allotting time
  • Consuming time
  • Expending time
  • Consuming time
  • Losing time
  • Gaining time
  • Freeing up time
  • Blocking time
  • Reserving time
  • Guarding time
  • Juggling time

Credit: The above list (verbs of time) was copied from ChatGPT.