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leave sb in the lurch

to leave someone at a time when they need you to stay and help
Translations of “leave sb in the lurch”
in Chinese (Traditional) 丟下(某人)不管,撇下(某人)不管…
in Chinese (Simplified) 丢下(某人)不管,撇下(某人)不管…
(Definition of leave sb in the lurch from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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