Definition of it's about timeinformal
- It's about time you got here. I've been waiting for over an hour!
- "They're getting married." "Well, it's about time!"
used as subject of an impersonal verb that expresses a condition or action without reference to an agent
used with many verbs as a direct object with little or no meaning
: the player in a game who performs the principal action of the game (such as trying to find others in hide-and-seek)
: the measured or measurable period during which an action, process, or condition exists or continues : duration
: a nonspatial continuum that is measured in terms of events which succeed one another from past through present to future
: to arrange or set the time of : schedule
: to regulate (a watch) to keep correct time
: to set the tempo, speed, or duration of
: of or relating to time
: recording time
: timed to ignite or explode at a specific moment
What made you want to look up it's about time? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).