At this point

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Definition

at this point: in this moment, right now, at the stage we are at now
idiom
I needed to take a break at this point in the race. It was at that exact moment, right in the middle of the race.

at one point (or another): at a particular moment (or another)
idiom

Examples

  • "It's only waiting in the queue at this point."
  • "Folks, we've all made mistakes like this at one point or another, so let's reserve judgment until we have all the facts."
  • "We're not even on the next business-week at this point."
  • "Camera footage shows Oléré diving into a pool of caviar in full scuba gear at one point."
  • "While I agree with you that it would be nice to work with manufacturers who have the OILS stamp of approval, it is simply not cost-effective to switch subcontractors at this point."
  • "I think one of them even laughed at one point."

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