Common Expressions With Time

Common Expressions With Time

This post include common expressions with time. Please follow the list for expressions and examples;


Expression Explain
a devil of a time  a very difficult time
a race against time  have to do something fast within a deadline
a matter of time  sure to happen at some time in the future
beat the clock  do something within the deadline
against the clock  in a race with time; in a great hurry to get something do ne before a particular tirne
make good time  do something faster than you thought
at some time sharp  exactly at the time named
at the appointed time  at the expected or assigned time
time is on your side  be young and have plenty of time ahead of you
in the nick of time  without a second to spare
it is high time  it should have happened a long time ago
overtime  money paid for working extra hours
behind the times  old-fashioned
kill time  to use something up especially time
pocket of time  a period of available time as might be found between a ppointments
play for time  to stall; to act in such a way as to gain time
keep up / move with the times  remain modern
waste no time in doing something  to immediately begin an activity
up time  the time when a computer is running
time and a half  when a worker is paid extra for working overtime
have the time of your life  have a great time