Definition Neither the time nor the place

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Definition

This is neither the time, nor the place: This really isn't the moment or the situation (to discuss this)
idiom
This is a business meeting, Phillip. This is neither the time nor the place to be asking me out on a date!

Examples

  • "Susie : Mr. Mayor, I must admit I'm flattered, even a little curious, but this is neither the time nor the place for-"

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