minute happens

minute something happens

the point in time at which an event happens. I'll be inside the minute it rains. Call me the minute you get to town.
See also: happen, minute
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I've not commented because every time a player comes up, something at the last minute happens to make us look bad.
Rounding up to the nearest full minute happens not only on some carriers' regular service but also on travel-card calls and 800-line calls, so it is best to thoroughly investigate before signing on the dotted line.