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square up to sb/sth

phrasal verb with square uk   us   /skweər/ verb
to begin to ​compete or argue with another ​person, ​group, or ​organization: Three of the country's biggest ​supermarketgroups are ​squaring up to ​banks in a ​battle over ​cashmachinecharges.
to ​deal with a difficult ​situation: Our biggest ​challenge will be ​squaring up to ​increasedglobalcompetition.
(Definition of square up to sb/sth from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “square up to sb/sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 勇敢面对, 毅然应对…
in Chinese (Traditional) 勇敢面對, 毅然應對…
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