late in the day

Definition of late in the day

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

Word by Word Definitions

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  1. :  coming or remaining after the due, usual, or proper time

    :  of, relating to, or imposed because of tardiness

    :  of or relating to an advanced stage in point of time or development :  occurring near the end of a period of time or series

  1. :  after the usual or proper time

    :  at or to an advanced point of time

    :  not long ago :  recently

  1. :  the time of light between one night and the next

    :  daylight

    :  daytime


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