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would (just) as soon

( also would sooner)
C2 If you would (just) as soon do something or would sooner do something, you would prefer to do it rather than something else that is possible: "Would you like to go out for dinner?" "I'd just as soon stay in - I'm not feeling very well."
Translations of “would (just) as soon”
in Chinese (Traditional) 寧可,寧願…
in Chinese (Simplified) 宁可,宁愿…
(Definition of would (just) as soon from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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