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

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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 have to work late tonight.
Translations of “take a rain check (on sth)”
in Chinese (Traditional) (用於婉拒邀請)下次吧,以後再說,以後再叨擾…
in Chinese (Simplified) (用于婉拒邀请)下次吧,以后再说,以后再叨扰…
(Definition of take a rain check (on sth) from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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