Meaning of “time is on sb's side” in the English Dictionary

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"time is on sb's side" in British English

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time is on sb's side

also have time on your side

If you say that time is on your side, or that you have time on your side, you mean that you do not have to do quickly whatever it is that you want or have to do:

We don't have to make a final decision till next week, so time is on our side.

(Definition of “time is on sb's side” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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