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stop by (somewhere)

phrasal verb with stop uk   /stɒp/  us   /stɑːp/ verb (-pp-)
to ​visit someone for a ​shorttime, usually on the way to another ​place: I was ​passingyourhouse, so I ​thought I'd ​stop by for a ​chat.
(Definition of stop by (somewhere) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “stop by (somewhere)”
in Chinese (Simplified) 顺便拜访…
in Chinese (Traditional) 順便拜訪…
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