About time too!

About time too!
something that you say when someone tells you about something which has happened, in order to show that you think it should have happened a long time ago.

'They're widening the road outside the school.' 'About time too!'


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  • about time too — (and) about ˈtime (ˈtoo) | (and) not before ˈtime idiom used to say that sth should have happened before now Main entry: ↑timeidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • and about time too — (and) about ˈtime (ˈtoo) | (and) not before ˈtime idiom used to say that sth should have happened before now Main entry: ↑timeidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • about time — None too soon • • • Main Entry: ↑time * * * used to convey that something now happening or about to happen should have happened earlier it s about time I came clean and admitted it * * * (and) about ˈtime (ˈtoo) | (and) not before ˈtime idiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • about time — 1) spoken used for showing that you are annoyed because something has happened later than it should Here they are, and about time too. 2) used for saying that someone should do something soon Isn t it about time we got a new car? …   English dictionary

  • It's About Time — may refer to:;Television * It s About Time (TV series), a 1966 American television show starring Frank Aletter;Theater * It s About Time (musical), a 1951 Broadway production;Songs * It s About Time (Beach Boys song), a 1970 Beach Boys song * It… …   Wikipedia

  • and about time — (and) about ˈtime (ˈtoo) | (and) not before ˈtime idiom used to say that sth should have happened before now Main entry: ↑timeidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • It's About Time (TV series) — infobox television show name = It s About Time image size = 300px X 225px caption = The opening title for It s About Time TV program, which ran on CBS from September 1966 to April 1967. format = Science fiction sitcom runtime = 30 minutes per… …   Wikipedia

  • It's About Time — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. It s About Time signifie Il est grand temps que... en anglais. Cinéma et télévision It s About Time est une série télévisée américaine créée par Sherwood… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • It's About Time (Morris Day album) — Infobox Album | Name = It s About Time Type = Album Artist = Morris Day Released = June 22 2004 Recorded = June 21 1998, House of Blues, Los Angeles (Live tracks) Genre = R B/Funk/Hip hop Length = 46:32 Label = Hollywood Records Producer = Morris …   Wikipedia

  • and not before time too — (and) not before time (too) chiefly Brit used to say that something should have happened sooner They re finally going to change things, and not before time, too. [=and it s about time] • • • Main Entry: ↑time …   Useful english dictionary

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