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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。”
Making and accepting apologies
Translations of “cut sb some slack”
in Chinese (Traditional) 給(某人)方便, 對(某人)網開一面…
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