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Meaning of “have time to kill” in the English Dictionary

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have time to kill

to have nothing to do for a ​particularperiod: We've got some time to ​kill before we ​leave - do you ​want to have some ​coffee.
(Definition of have time to kill from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “have time to kill”
in Chinese (Simplified) 有时间可以消磨…
in Chinese (Traditional) 有時間可以消磨…
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