in the nick of time : Idioms in English

in the nick of time

Just in time
Donna was sure she would miss the train, but she managed to reach the platform just in the nick of time.

in the nick of time Meaning(s)

  • (r) at the last possible moment

in the nick of time in News

  1. Officers Help Woman off the Edge of Parking Garage

    SACRAMENTO— A Sacramento woman was saved from death in the nick of time by Sacramento police officers. “There was a woman who was standing on top of the railing on the fifth floor of the parking garage. And was threatening …
    on July 17, 2013 Source: FOX40 Sacramento

  2. Harrisville works through city zoning ordinances

    HARRISVILLE - The City of Harrisville is nearing the end of a three-year effort to update its zoning ordinances. And the document could be complete in the nick of time.
    on July 16, 2013 Source: The Alpena News

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