Translation of "Parkinson's law" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

Parkinson's law

noun [ U ] uk /ˈpɑː.kɪn.sənz ˌlɔː/ us /ˈpɑːr.kɪn.sənz ˌlɑː/ humorous

the idea that any piece of work will increase to fill as much time as you have to do it in


(Translation of “Parkinson's law” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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