past time vs pastime : Common Errors in English

About past time vs pastime

An agreeable activity like knitting with which you pass the time is yourpastime. Spell it as one word, with one “S” and one “T.”

pastime Meaning(s)

  • (n) a diversion that occupies one's time and thoughts (usually pleasantly)

past time in News

pastime in News

  1. A Former Player's Take on Fantasy Football in the NFL Locker Room

    Whether you play fantasy football or not, this $1 billion-a-year pastime continues to grow. As it flourishes, its impact on the NFL and its players becomes increasingly more profound. As a former NFL athlete and burgeoning fantasy football addict, I’d like to take you inside the culture of a typical NFL locker room as it relates to the growing hobby that has captivated fans across the nation ...
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Bleacher Report

  2. Americans only care about spying when the other party does it

    Flip-flopping: A national pastime
    on June 13, 2013 Source: The Week via Yahoo! News

  3. Town Honors Military With Baseball Showdown

    America’s pastime gets the local treatment as Town of Oyster Bay officials announced Massapequa’s John J. Burns Town Park will host a special baseball game between the U.S. Military All-Stars and the Long Island Force High School All-Star team on Tuesday, June 25 at 8 p.m. The teams will play for the 2013 Supervisor’s Trophy and honor the sacrifices made by men and women in uniform to protect ...
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Massapequan Observer

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