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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “cut sb some slack”

cut sb some slack

informal
to not judge someone as severely as you usually would because they are having problems at the present time
給(某人)方便;對(某人)網開一面
"Andrew's late again." "Cut him some slack - his wife's just had a baby."
「安德魯又遲到了。」「對他就網開一面吧——他妻子剛生小孩」
Making and accepting apologies
(Definition of cut sb some slack from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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