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the time is ripe

If you say that the time is ripe, you mean that it is a suitable point for a particular activity: I'm waiting till the time is ripe before I tell my parents that I failed my exams.
Translations of “the time is ripe”
in Chinese (Traditional) 時機成熟了…
in Chinese (Simplified) 时机成熟了…
(Definition of the time is ripe from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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