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adjourn to somewhere

humorous
verb [I or T] uk phrasal verb with adjourn   /əˈdʒɜːn/ us    /-ˈdʒɝːn/ formal
to finish doing something and go somewhere, usually for a drink and some food: Shall we adjourn to the sitting room for coffee?
Translations of “adjourn to somewhere”
in Chinese (Traditional) (通常指為享用飲食)到別處…
in Chinese (Simplified) (通常指为享用饮食)到别处…
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