the sands of time

noun phrase

used to refer to the passage of time
dreams that have faded in the sands of timeMany civilizations have been buried by the sands of time.

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“The sands of time.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20sands%20of%20time. Accessed 1 Dec. 2022.

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