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English definition of “take a rain check (on sth)”

take a rain check (on sth)

informal
used to tell someone that you cannot accept an invitation now, but would like to do so at a later time: Mind if I take a rain check on that drink? I've got to work late tonight.Delaying and wasting time
(Definition of take a rain check (on sth) from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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