Quarter past 10 - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
quarter past (a given hour in time) (redirected from quarter past 10)
quarter past (a given hour in time)
A quarter of an hour (15 minutes) after the named hour in time. A: "What time does the movie start?" B: "Not until a quarter past eight, so we've got plenty of time! I thought I'd be home already, but with this traffic, it'll be quarter past before I'm back.
References in periodicals archive
You're probably leaving home at half six and getting back at quarter past 10
, every evening, or three evenings a week.
We were asleep when about quarter past 10
there was a hollow boom.
It was quarter past 10
and I had been travelling for almost four and a half hours.