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put sth off

phrasal verb with put uk   /pʊt/ us   /pʊt/ verb present participle putting, past tense and past participle put
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put sth off

phrasal verb with put uk   /pʊt/ us   verb putting, put, put
to decide or arrange to delay an event or activity until a later time or date: The meeting has been put off for a week.
(Definition of put sth off from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “put sth off”
in Chinese (Simplified) 推迟,拖延…
in Turkish ertelemek, başka bir zaman bırakmak, tehir etmek…
in Russian откладывать, отсрочивать…
in Chinese (Traditional) 延後,拖延…
in Polish odkładać coś…
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