Meaning of for time out of mind by Wiktionary Dictionary
for time out of mind
- ( idiomatic ) The distant past beyond anyone's memory.
- 1904, Arthur Quiller-Couch, Fort Amity, ch. 10:
- 1905, William Butler Yeats, "Red Hanrahan's Curse," in Stories of Red Hanrahan:
- ( idiomatic ) A lengthy duration of time, longer than is readily remembered.
- time immemorial
- ( idiomatic, dated ) For a lengthy period of time; on numerous occasions.
- 1853, Charles Dickens, Bleak House, ch. 1:
- 1882, George Bernard Shaw, Cashel Byron's Profession, ch. 13:
- times out of mind
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