behind timeSEE DEFINITION OF behind time
Synonyms for behind time
- held up
- hung up
- in a bind
- in the lurch
- missed the boat
- out of luck
- put off
- too late
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BEHIND TIME
If you are not behind time so far this is where you drop a quarter of an hour.
"Five minutes behind time" has ruined many a man and many a firm.
"It is full half an hour behind time," looking at her watch.
They were behind time and the train seemed to loiter in serenest unconcern.
The fat Major will arrive in Révonde behind time—that is all.
But they are behind time, and the others will reach the boat before them!
It is a great thing to know how to roll on so as never to be behind time.
Where have you been lingering, that you are behind time at school?
Tom thought that the Nancy Hazlewood was at least three weeks behind time.
They might be said to be about three weeks behind time, and the cuckoo a fortnight.