Definition of 'on time'
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But at least he arrives on time. Times, Sunday Times (2017)At least then the trains would arrive on time. The Sun (2016)They all arrived on time. The Sun (2016)People do not get round to paying their bills on time and find failure costs them dear. Times, Sunday Times (2006)They would turn up for training bang on time and work hard. The Sun (2014)The move comes amid frustration that less than half of trains arrive on time on some routes. Times, Sunday Times (2016)New warships and planes would arrive on time and under budget. The Sun (2016)Do what has to be done and get it to the recipient on time and find better methods of working. The Sun (2016)If people know the study begins on schedule, they will work harder to arrive on time. Christianity Today (2000)Maybe she simply doesn't understand how vital it is that you arrive on time. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He arrives exactly on time, having done his writing for the day. Times, Sunday Times (2006)So because her timekeeping is impeccable, she expects others to turn up on time and work hard too. The Sun (2010)As a result he not only arrived on time but he also avoided the usual cheap jibes that we journalists are wont to make about ministerial limousines. Times, Sunday Times (2010)A solicitor's costs can ramp up on time spent finding evidence to support a claim. Times, Sunday Times (2015)I've tried very hard to be on time for him. Times, Sunday Times (2015)I don't like to arrive on time to collect the fruits off their trees. The Sun (2014)If your daughter does end up doing a subject at another school, it will be her responsibility and yours to arrive at lessons on time. Times, Sunday Times (2012)We'll all be going quickly out there and that means we'll all have time to find our dogs and still arrive on time. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Translations for 'on time'
British English: on time /ɒn taɪm/ ADJECTIVE
If you are on time, you are not late.
Don't worry, she'll be on time.
- American English: on time
- Arabic: فِي الْـمَوعِدِ الْـمُحَدَد
- Brazilian Portuguese: pontual
- Chinese: 准时的
- Croatian: na vrijeme
- Czech: včas
- Danish: til tiden
- Dutch: op tijd
- European Spanish: a tiempo
- Finnish: ajoissa
- French: à l’heure
- German: pünktlich
- Greek: έγκαιρος
- Italian: puntuale
- Japanese: 遅れずに
- Korean: 정기적인
- Norwegian: presis
- Polish: na czas
- European Portuguese: pontual
- Romanian: punctual
- Russian: вовремя
- Spanish: a tiempo
- Swedish: på tid
- Thai: ตรงเวลา
- Turkish: zamanında
- Ukrainian: вчасно
- Vietnamese: đúng giờ
Definition of on time from the Collins English Dictionary
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