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They’ve given us a five o’clock deadline.
The deadline for applications was last Friday.
Ministers set a deadline of 5 April for Serbia to accept the peace plan.
If we can’t meet the deadline, they won’t give us another contract.
This is the British English definition of deadline. View American English definition of deadline.
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