window of opportunity

 Short period of time when one has the chance to take advantage of a situation.
 ► “In the business world, you have windows of opportunity. If you miss the window you’re out of business.” (Mary Grace Allenchey, AT&T Company, 1996)

American business jargon. 2014.

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  • window of opportunity — UK US noun [countable] [singular window of opportunity plural windows of opportunity] an opportunity to do something that will only be available to you for a short time Thesaurus: opportunitiessynonym …   Useful english dictionary

  • Window of opportunity — may refer to: * Launch window, a phrase used in space exploration * Window of Opportunity (Stargate SG 1), an episode of the TV show Stargate SG 1 …   Wikipedia

  • Window Of Opportunity — A window of opportunity is a short time period during which an otherwise unattainable opportunity exists. After the window of opportunity closes, the opportunity ceases to exist. Since good deals on real estate, business offers, etc. do not exist …   Investment dictionary

  • window of opportunity — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms window of opportunity : singular window of opportunity plural windows of opportunity an opportunity to do something that will only be available to you for a short time …   English dictionary

  • window of opportunity — See a window of opportunity …   English idioms

  • window of opportunity — window of oppor tunity noun count an opportunity to do something that will only be available to you for a short time …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • window of opportunity — Some burglars are always looking for windows of opportunity …   English expressions

  • window of opportunity — noun A period of time in which suitable action can achieve success …   Wiktionary

  • window of opportunity — /ˌwɪndəυ əv ɒpə tju:nɪti/ noun a short period which allows an action to take place …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • Window of Opportunity (Stargate SG-1) — Window of Opportunity Episodio de Stargate SG 1 250px Título Atrapados en el Tiempo / Una Ventana a la Esperanza Episodio nº 6 Temporada 4 …   Wikipedia Español

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