in time meaning

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    Definition of in time in English Dictionary

  • Preposition
    1. At or before the time assigned.
      1. If I don't leave now, I won't get to work in time. ‎
    2. (with for) Sufficiently early.
      1. You've got here in time for tea — I was just making some. ‎
    3. As time passes.
      1. In time, it got easier to deal with her death. ‎
    4. In rhythm.
      1. (with with) At the same rhythm as.
        1. (music) In the correct tempo.
        2. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • I swung the tanker around just in time to take off with the lip
            • We must fatten the turkey in time for Thanksgiving.
            • You must send your vote-by-mail ballot by Friday for it to arrive in the election office in time to be counted.
          2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
            • Come on, let's take my whip so we can get there in time.
            • Rosenbaum does an admirable job of characterizing the philosophy behind the Usonian and its particular place in time.
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Phrases
            • Prepositional phrases
            • Prepositions
              • Prepositional phrases

            Other Vocabulary

            Look-Alike Words
            1. fr intimé
            2. en intime
            3. fr intime
            4. en on time
            5. en anytime
            Source: Wiktionary
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            Meaning of in time for the defined word.

            Grammatically, this idiom "in time" is a phrase, more specifically, a prepositional phrase. It's also a preposition, more specifically, a prepositional phrase.
            Definiteness: Level 6
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