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English definition of “a lick and a promise”

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a lick and a promise

old-fashioned informal
Translations of “a lick and a promise”
in Chinese (Traditional) 匆匆打掃,草草洗涮…
in Chinese (Simplified) 匆匆打扫,草草洗涮…
(Definition of a lick and a promise from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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