|time flies when you're having fun
||time goes quickly when you are playing, how time flies
||Ho looked at his watch, yawned and said, "Time flies when you're having fun, eh."
|time is money
||time is valuable, time is equal to money
||Employers who pay hourly wages know that time is money.
|time is of the essence
||it is important to work as quickly as possible, make hay while...
||When you're paying $75 an hour for a lawyer's services, time is of the essence.
||days off work, holidays
||I've been working too hard. I think I need some time off.
|time on your hands
||time to relax or do what you wish, time to kill
||If you have time on your hands, read the novel Fifth Business.
||stop for a minute to discuss or plan
||We need a time out to look at the map. I think we're lost.
|time ran out
||there was no more time allowed for the game etc.
||Time ran out before I could complete the exam.
|time stands still
||everything seems to slow down or stop moving, slo mo
||When the towers went down, time stood still.
|time to kill
||time to relax or rest, kill time
||We had some time to kill while the car was being repaired.
|time to time
||(See from time to time)