Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. #1
    RoseSpring's Avatar
    RoseSpring is offline Member
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Academic
      • Native Language:
      • Arabic
      • Home Country:
      • Egypt
      • Current Location:
      • Egypt
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Posts
    345
    Post Thanks / Like

    In the nick of time.

    What does this mean?

    He came in the nick of time.

  2. #2
    bhaisahab's Avatar
    bhaisahab is offline Moderator
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Retired English Teacher
      • Native Language:
      • British English
      • Home Country:
      • England
      • Current Location:
      • England
    Join Date
    Apr 2008
    Posts
    22,987
    Post Thanks / Like

    Re: In the nick of time.

    Quote Originally Posted by RoseSpring View Post
    What does this mean?

    He came in the nick of time.
    He arrived just in time, any later would have been too late.

Similar Threads

  1. [General] plenty of time/ample time/as if with some purpose/deliberately/
    By vil in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 23-Aug-2009, 05:48
  2. Replies: 1
    Last Post: 13-Apr-2009, 15:01
  3. Nick Cave - Dig Yourself
    By Waawe in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 03-Aug-2008, 22:33
  4. a nick of time
    By hector51 in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 19-Jul-2006, 12:34

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •