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Translation of "play for time" - English-Russian dictionary

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 тянуть время Delaying and wasting time
Translations of “play for time”
in Chinese (Traditional) 拖延時間…
in Turkish ağırdan almak, işi yavaşlatmak, gönülsüz yapmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 拖延时间…
in Polish grać na czas…
(Definition of play for time from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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