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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ELEVENTH HOUR

In the eleventh hour she came to me to make terms for your pardon.

The nerve he had been living on had suddenly snapped at the eleventh hour.

No man in your position has a right to fly out like this at the eleventh hour.

And when they came that were hired about the eleventh hour, they received every man a penny.

I only hope he doesn't want me to write another article at the eleventh hour.

We must hasten if our lives are dear to us, or the desert will suck us in at the eleventh hour.

Had his plans failed at the eleventh hour, could anyone have played him false?

Perhaps it was even so; perhaps there had come even to his father an eleventh hour?

At the eleventh hour I had shown her of what stuff I was made.

“At the eleventh hour” a labourer may be taken on, and receive his reward.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR ELEVENTH HOUR

in the nick of time

adverbat the last possible moment
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.