behind time

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behind time

Later than expected, scheduled, or is appropriate. Go ahead and begin the meal without us, we're running a little behind time. We're sorry for being a little behind time with our takeoff, ladies and gentlemen. We should be departing shortly.
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behind time

see under behind in.
See also: behind, time
References in classic literature ?
He was full eighteen minutes and a half behind his time.