time flies


time flies
time flies phrase
used for saying that time seems to be passing very quickly
Thesaurus: passing of timesynonym
Main entry: time

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time flies
— used to say that time passes quickly

As they say, “Time flies when you're having fun.”

Your son is in high school already? My, how time flies!

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Main Entry:time

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time ˈflies idiom
(saying) time seems to pass very quickly

How time flies! I've got to go now.

Time has flown since the holiday began.

This phrase is a translation of the Latin ‘tempus fugit’.
Main entry:timeidiom

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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