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Meaning of “the eleventh hour” in the English Dictionary

"the eleventh hour" in British English

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the eleventh hour

the last ​moment or ​almost too late: We only ​received the ​signatures at the eleventh ​hour. an eleventh-hour ​decision by the ​union to ​call off the ​strike
(Definition of the eleventh hour from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the eleventh hour”
in Chinese (Simplified) 最后一刻,最后时刻…
in Chinese (Traditional) 最後一刻,最後時刻…
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