Meaning of “sooner or later” in the English Dictionary

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"sooner or later" in British English

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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.

(Definition of “sooner or later” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"sooner or later" in American English

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sooner or later

at some time in the future:

Don’t worry, sooner or later the cat will come home.

(Definition of “sooner or later” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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