in the fullness of time
phrasal at some point ; eventually

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • in the fullness of time — IN DUE COURSE, when the time is ripe, eventually, in time, in time to come, one day, some day, sooner or later; ultimately, finally, in the end. → fullness * * * in the fullness of time At the due or destined time • • • Main Entry: ↑full * * * in …   Useful english dictionary

  • in the fullness of time — in the fullness of time, Ricardo would realize they were right Syn: in due course, when the time is ripe, eventually, in time, in time to come, one day, some day, sooner or later; ultimately, finally, in the end …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • in the fullness of time — ► in the fullness of time after a due length of time has elapsed. Main Entry: ↑fullness …   English terms dictionary

  • in the fullness of time — after enough time passes. She feels the shortage of women judges is a temporary problem that will change in the fullness of time. Carol is sure everything will be ready in the fullness of time …   New idioms dictionary

  • in the fullness of time — after a due length of time has elapsed; eventually. → fullness …   English new terms dictionary

  • in the fullness of time — formal after some time has passed …   English dictionary

  • fullness of time — If something happens in the fullness of time, it will happen when the time is right and appropriate …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • fullness of time —    If something happens in the fullness of time, it will happen when the time is right and appropriate.   (Dorking School Dictionary) …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • Fullness of time —   If something happens in the fullness of time, it will happen when the time is right and appropriate …   Dictionary of English idioms

  • out of the fullness of the heart the mouth speaks — With allusion to MATTHEW xii. 34 (AV) Out of the abundance of the heart the mouth speaketh. c 1390 CHAUCER Parson’s Tale 1. 626 After the habundance of the herte speketh the mouth ful ofte. 1699 T. CHALKLEY Fruits of Divine Meditation in Works… …   Proverbs new dictionary

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