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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “in a manner of speaking”

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in a manner of speaking

formal
used for saying that something is partly true
不妨说,可以说;在某种意义上
She's his partner, in a manner of speaking.
在某种意义上,她是他的伙伴。
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in Chinese (Traditional) 不妨說,可以說, 在某種意義上…
(Definition of in a manner of speaking from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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