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"kick sth into touch" in British English

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kick sth into touch

UK informal to ​decide not to do what you had ​planned to do: Our ​plans to ​buy a new ​car have had to be ​kicked into ​touch now Kev's ​lost his ​job.
(Definition of kick sth into touch from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “kick sth into touch”
in Chinese (Simplified) 取消(计划), 搁置(计划)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 取消(計劃), 擱置(計劃)…
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