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make time

C1 to make certain you have some time when you are not busy in order to do something you think you should do: It's important to make time to read to your children. In a relationship you have to make time for each other.
Translations of “make time”
in Chinese (Traditional) 騰出時間…
in Chinese (Simplified) 腾出时间…
(Definition of make time from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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