time is on sb's side Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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

"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 ​yourside, or that you have time on ​yourside, 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 ​finaldecision till next ​week, so time is on ​ourside.
(Definition of time is on sb's side from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “time is on sb's side”
in Chinese (Simplified) (某人)有充裕的时间…
in Chinese (Traditional) (某人)有充裕的時間…
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“time is on sb's side” in British English

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