stop off somewhere Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “stop off somewhere” in the English Dictionary

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stop off somewhere

phrasal verb with stop uk   /stɒp/  us   /stɑːp/ verb (-pp-)
to ​visit or ​stay at a ​place for a ​shorttime when you are going ​somewhereelse: I'll ​stop off at the ​shops on my way ​home and get some ​wine. We're going to ​stop off in Denver for a ​couple of ​days before ​headingsouth.
(Definition of stop off somewhere from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “stop off somewhere”
in Chinese (Simplified) 中途拜访,中途停留(在某处)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 中途拜訪,中途停留(在某處)…
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