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English definition of “your hour has come”

your hour has come

literary
If you think your hour has come, you think you are going to die: I thought my hour had come when he pointed his gun at me.Death and dying
(Definition of your hour has come from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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