Definition of 'in the nick of time'
Example sentences containing 'in the nick of time'
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waited for him so long we finally had to start without him, but he arrived at the first island in the nick of time. THE MYSTERY OF THE PURPLE PIRATE (2004)There was a concerted dive for the stove and the soup was rescued in the nick of time. A DEAD LIBERTY (2004)
Mary Ann almost said `Aww," but caught herself in the nick of time. FURTHER TALES OF THE CITY (2004)
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