have a minute/moment/second

idiom

: have a short period of time available (for something)
Do you have a minute/moment/second? I have a few things I'd like to discuss with you.

Examples of have a minute/moment/second in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web To have a second chance at something is significant, especially when that thing is love. Victoria Uwumarogie, Essence, 24 May 2024 After welcoming their oldest son Mason in 2007, the couple struggled to have a second child. John Russell, Peoplemag, 22 May 2024 Players can also add the Double Play for one more $1 to have a second chance at winning $10 million. Chris Sims, The Indianapolis Star, 21 May 2024 Funkateers will also have a second opportunity to catch Ghost-Note soon in the Motor City; this spring, they were announced among the lineup of the 2024 Detroit Jazz Festival. Duante Beddingfield, Detroit Free Press, 13 May 2024 If the Petitioner were so irresponsible and created such an unsafe home environment for the parties’ minor child, why would the Respondent desperately want to have a second baby with the Petitioner? Brenton Blanchet, Peoplemag, 4 May 2024 Martinis continue to have a moment, but kick the classic drink up with a few dashes of jalapeno simple syrup. Patrice J. Williams, Essence, 3 May 2024 The couple is hoping to have a second child soon, perhaps without the help of a doula this time. Cameron Pugh, The Christian Science Monitor, 12 Apr. 2024 In December 2022, Zaya and Dufren debated whether or not to have a second child on an episode of 90 Day Fiancé: Happily Ever After? Hannah Sacks, Peoplemag, 20 Feb. 2024

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“Have a minute/moment/second.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/have%20a%20minute%2Fmoment%2Fsecond. Accessed 19 Jun. 2024.

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