late in the day

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Definition of late in the day

: after the expected or proper time It's rather late in the day for an apology now, don't you think?

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“Late in the day.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/late%20in%20the%20day. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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