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sooner or later

B2 used to say that you do not know exactly when something will happen, but you are certain that it will happen: Sooner or later she's going to realize what a mistake she's made.
Translations of “sooner or later”
in Chinese (Traditional) 遲早…
in Chinese (Simplified) 迟早…
(Definition of sooner or later from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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