the sands of time

noun phrase

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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 21 Sep. 2021.

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