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do sth off your own bat

UK informal to do something without anyone ​elsetelling you or ​asking you to do it: I didn't ​ask her to ​buy them a ​present - she did it off her own bat.
(Definition of do sth off your own bat from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “do sth off your own bat”
in Chinese (Simplified) 主动地做…, 自觉地做……
in Chinese (Traditional) 主動地做…, 自覺地做……
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