(and) not before time (too)

idiom

chiefly British
used to say that something should have happened sooner
They're finally going to change things, and not before time, too.

Examples of (and) not before time (too) in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Everton look set to make their second signing of the January transfer window by bolstering their squad at right-back, and not before time. James Nalton, Forbes, 3 Jan. 2022

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(and) not before time (too)

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“(and) not before time (too).” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/%28and%29%20not%20before%20time%20%28too%29. Accessed 17 Apr. 2024.

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