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bide ones time

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  • as insit tight
  • as inwait
  • as inmark time
  • as intread water
  • as inwait and see
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Synonyms for bide ones time

verb be patient, wait
  • stick around
  • anticipate
  • bide one's time
  • cool it
  • fill time
  • hang around
  • hang out
  • hold on
  • hold the phone
  • keep your shirt on
  • lie in wait
  • lie low
  • linger
  • mark time
  • put on hold
  • stall
  • stand by
  • stay put

More words related to bide ones time

mark time

verb. wait around
  • abide
  • bide
  • bide one's time
  • cool one's heels
  • pass time
  • queue up
  • tread water
  • wait

sit tight

verb. be patient, wait

tread water

verb. wait


verb. pause, rest

wait and see

verb. watch and wait
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