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Is there a shorter way of saying "turned up in a timely fashion" or "turned up just in time"?

As in:

The DJ turned up just in time to appease the crowd. If she didn't come in time, it would have degenerated into a full-blown riot.

I think there's a way of saying this, but I can't remember the right word or phrase.

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The DJ turned up just in time to appease the crowd. If she didn't come in time, it would have degenerated into a full-blown riot.

There is a slight difference between *turned up in a timely fashion" and "turned up just in time"; the latter suggests a higher sense of urgency and is preferred; from the context of this passage, especially the noun phrase full-blown riot, we see such an urgency.

https://www.thesaurus.com/browse/just%20in%20time

For further brevity, we could replace the phrasal verb turned up with another verb, like arrived or appeared, etc.

https://www.thesaurus.com/browse/turn%20up

We could also use the situation to replace the propoun it, which has no antecedent.

The DJ turned up/arrived just in time to appease the crowd. If she didn't come in time, the situation would have degenerated into a full-blown riot.

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