Translation of "displacement activity" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

displacement activity

noun [ C or U ] uk us specialized

an unnecessary activity that you only do because you are trying to delay doing a more difficult or unpleasant activity

When I was studying for my exams I used to clean the house as a sort of displacement activity. 我在準備考試時常常會透過打掃房間來拖延學習時間。

(Translation of “displacement activity” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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