Translation of "stretch to sth" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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stretch to sth

UK informal
phrasal verb with stretch uk /stretʃ/ us /stretʃ/ verb

to manage to give or pay a particular amount, often a larger amount than you might expect

"How much money do you want to borrow?" "Could you stretch to £50?" "你想借多少钱?""你能凑到50英镑吗?"

(Translation of “stretch to sth” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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