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English definition of “against time/the clock”

against time/the clock

If you do something against time/the clock, you do it as fast as possible and try to finish it before a certain time: It was a real race against time to get all the costumes sewn for the play.Hurrying and doing things quicklyBusy and active
(Definition of against time/the clock from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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