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as a last resort

(UK also in the last resort)
if all other ​methodsfail: British ​police are ​supposed to use ​guns only as a last ​resort.
(Definition of as a last resort from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “as a last resort”
in Chinese (Simplified) 作为最后一招,在万不得已的时候…
in Chinese (Traditional) 作為最後一招,在萬不得已的時候…
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