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"play fast and loose with sth/sb" in British English

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play fast and loose with sth/sb

to ​treat something or someone without enough ​care: Like many movie-makers, he ​plays fast and ​loose with the ​facts to ​tell his own ​version of the ​story.
(Definition of play fast and loose with sth/sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “play fast and loose with sth/sb”
in Chinese (Simplified) 轻率地对待(某人或某事)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 輕率地對待(某人或某事)…
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