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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “at a pinch”

at a pinch

UK (US in a pinch)
Something that you can do at a pinch can be done if it is really necessary , but it will be difficult , not perfect , or not what you would really like
必要時;在緊要關頭
I need £2000 to set up the business , but I suppose £1500 would do at a pinch.
我需要2000英鎊來創辦這間公司,不過實在湊不夠的話,1500英鎊也可以。
Merely and barelyAlmost
(Definition of at a pinch from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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