in good time

Idiom Definition 1

Idiom Definition -

"in good time"

in a reasonable length of time


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Idiom Definition 2

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"in good time"

when or before due


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Idiom Definition 3

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"in good time"



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Idiom Scenario 1

Idiom Definition - in good time

Two colleagues are talking ...

Colleague 1:  When will you have this report ready?

Colleague 2In good time.

Colleague 1:  How long is that?

Colleague 2:  Not too long. Maybe about a week or so. Certainly, before it is needed.

Idiom Scenario 2

Idiom Definition - in good time

Two parents are talking ...

Mother:  Has Susan submitted her college applications yet?

Father:  All in good time.

Mother:  The deadlines are quickly approaching. I don't want them to be late.

Father:  Not to worry. Susan will have the applications ready by the end of the week and the deadline is in two weeks.

Idiom Scenario 3

Idiom Definition - in good time

A couple are talking ...

Wife:  How was your drive to work this morning?

Husband: I made it in good time.

Wife:  Has the construction finished, then?

Husband:  Yes, the new bridge has finally opened. I actually arrived at work ten minutes early.

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in good time - Gerund Form:

There is no gerund form for in good time.

in good time - Examples:

1)  ... is rolled out in good time to ensure that all the necessary regulations and directives get legislative back-up as soon ...

2)  ... will also mean voters are registered in good time before the referendum ...

3)  ... was very proud and happy that she had completed her first ocean swim series in good time.

4)  ... to inform us in good time and before December 31 transfer deadline if he has ...

5)  ... is for the public to sponsor me financially so I can finish this walk in good time.

6)  ... may provide candidates with the expertise that is needed to submit a complete application in good time.

7)  ... it must still watch for emerging problems and deal with them in good time.

8)  Those planning to pay on the gate are asked to arrive at the stadium in good time for what will be a busy game.

9)  ... first thing we did was to demonstrate that this government is able to respond in good time and salvage the situation.

10)  ... when will a song finally be released? All in good time. When it's polished off and ready it's all good to go ...

11)  Details of the attack were not brought to light in good time as Banki is remote and largely disconnected from mobile phone networks.

12)  I'm sure all will be made clear in good time.

13)  ... because it is very important they know about the problems and come to hospital in good time.

14)  ... we will ensure that that we initiate the process in good time and maintain a balance between continuity and change.

15)  ... while at the same time making the migration away from XP in good time before the 2014 cut-off date.

16)  But I was so lucky that my cancer was detected in good time - nowadays it's very curable.

17)  We are moving in that direction and I am confident that in good time our efforts will yield the benefits of even greater productivity and efficiency.

18)  ... and that the school had a habit of failing to inform him of events in good time

19)  ... already disoriented and sweaty, wondering if I could still make it to work in good time and look presentable.

20)  That discussion will be held in good time.