(there's) no time like the present. meaning

[American slang]
Prov. Cliché Do what you are supposed to do now. (You can use this to suggest that something be done right away.)
  Jill: When should we start cleaning up the house? Jane: No time like the present.
  Start studying for the big exam now, instead of waiting till the night before. There's no time like the present.

Related Words

  1. (there ain't) nothin' to it. meaning
  2. (there is) no chance. meaning
  3. (there is) no doubt about it. meaning
  4. (there is) no need (to). meaning
  5. (there's) no smoke without fire. meaning
  6. (there's) no way to tell. meaning
  7. (there's) nothing to it! meaning
  8. (things) could be better. meaning
  9. (things) could be worse. meaning
  10. (things) couldn't be better. meaning
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