Translation of "cut sb some slack" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

cut sb some slack

informal

to not judge someone as severely as you usually would because they are having problems at the present time

给(某人)方便;对(某人)网开一面
"Andrew's late again." "Cut him some slack - his wife's just had a baby." “安德鲁又迟到了。”“对他就网开一面吧——他妻子刚生小孩。”

(Translation of “cut sb some slack” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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