Definition of 'mark time'
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Oh, let me come soon to that safe haven where I shall mark time forever. CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)I don't want to mark time amongst all that clutter of pipes down there longer than I have to. A DAYSTAR OF FEAR (2001)This time there would be no escape into another situation in which she seemed merely to mark time. THE AMBASSADOR'S WOMEN (2001)
Gowain strummed a beat on his strings and a low chant rose to mark time with the swallows. THE WOLF AND THE DOVE (2001)
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