• Every minute counts is an expression that emphasizes the importance of time.

  • Referring to time, not to delay or waste time.

1. This is my one and only shot in New York, I’m going to make every minute count.


2. Emergency workers find themselves in situations where every minute counts.


3. Every minute counts when you’re reaching for a deadline.


4. After being cancer free, I feel like every minute count!

moment, note, point in time, significance, substance, time, value, worth

Do more harm than good

To do more harm than good means to have a bad effect rather than a good one. To make a situation worse rather than better. To be damaging rather than helpful. 1. I'm sorry but saying anything at this point may do more harm than good. 2. Her boyfriend is doing more...

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Do the unthinkable

To do the unthinkable means to do something unexpected. Impossible to imagine; inconceivable. Unreasonable; improbable; not to be considered; out of the question. 1. This store is doing the unthinkable and making their products more affordable. 2. Skateboarding isn't...

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Drop something like a hot potato

To drop someone/something like a hot potato means to disassociate oneself with someone or something instantly. To discontinue; to get rid of very quickly. To quickly stop being involved with someone/something. 1. I dropped the idea like a hot potato because my boss...

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