bide one's time

phrase

as in wait
to remain in place in readiness or expectation of something decided to bide her time until she had an opportunity to switch jobs

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“Bide one's time.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bide%20one%27s%20time. Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

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