Definition of in process of time in US English:

in process of time


  • As time goes on.

    • ‘When he began his studies, he was a thoroughgoing Arminian, but in process of time, God used his doctoral studies for his conversion.’
    • ‘And in process of time it came to pass, that Cain brought of the fruit of the ground an offering unto The Lord.’
    • ‘And it came to pass in process of time, that the king of Egypt died.’
    • ‘Interested they were, however: they understood what was said to them, and in process of time came to understand all the characteristic doctrines of Evangelicalism.’
    • ‘In process of time a younger sister of Mrs. Cates became a convert to Islam.’
    course, advance, progress, progression, unfolding, evolution
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