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Polish translation of “play for time”

play for time

UK
to try to make something happen more slowly because you want more time or because you do not want it to happen
grać na czas
Delaying and wasting time
(Definition of play for time from the Cambridge English-Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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