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beg off

to ​ask to be ​excused from something that you are ​expected to do: I had to beg off from the ​meeting because I had too much ​work to do.
(Definition of beg off from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “beg off”
in Chinese (Simplified) 请求不做……
in Chinese (Traditional) 請求不做……
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