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English definition of “kick sth into touch”

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kick sth into touch

UK informal
to decide not to do what you had planned to do: Our plans to buy a new car have had to be kicked into touch now Kev's lost his job.
Translations of “kick sth into touch”
in Chinese (Traditional) 取消(計劃), 擱置(計劃)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 取消(计划), 搁置(计划)…
(Definition of kick sth into touch from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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