At once; immediately; presently.
Being or abiding, as a person, in this or any specified place; being in view or immediately at hand: opposed to absent.
Present in this sense is often used in addressing a letter which is to be delivered to some one either actually present, or near at hand, as in the same neighborhood or town.
Now existing; being at this time; not past or future: as, the present session of Congress.
Being now in mind, Under consideration.
Actually in consciousness.
Prompt or ready at need.noun
Present time; time now passing.noun
Present business; an affair in hand.noun
The money or other property a person has on hand.