time's a-wastin'

time's a-wastin'

Rur. Time is running out.; It is getting late. Hurry up! Time's a-wastin'! How come you're still in bed? Time's a-wastin'!
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After all, there's a lot more open country than there are birds and time's a-wastin'.
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