time is at a premium

idiom

: something needs to happen or be done very soon
Overnight delivery is available when time is at a premium.

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“Time is at a premium.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/time%20is%20at%20a%20premium. Accessed 4 Dec. 2022.

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