cry off Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “cry off” in the English Dictionary

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cry off

mainly UK informal
phrasal verb with cry uk   us   /kraɪ/ verb [I or T]
to ​decide not to do something that you have ​arranged to do: She usually says she'll be there and then ​cries off at the last ​minute.
(Definition of cry off from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cry off”
in Chinese (Simplified) 食言, 毁约, 打退堂鼓…
in Chinese (Traditional) 食言, 毀約, 打退堂鼓…
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