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string sb along

phrasal verb with string /strɪŋ/ verb [T] (strung)
to deceive someone for a long time about what you are really intending to do
長期哄騙(某人);敷衍(某人)
She's been promising to pay back the money for six months, but I reckon she's just stringing me along.
她六個月來一直答應說要還錢,但我猜她只不過是在敷衍我而已。
He strung her along for years, saying he'd marry her and divorce his wife.
他哄了她有好幾年,說他會和妻子離婚然後娶她。
Cheating and trickingPlotting and trapping
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