trot sb out Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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trot sb out

phrasal verb with trot uk   /trɒt/  us   /trɑːt/ verb (-tt-)
to ​send someone to ​represent or ​defendyouridea or ​opinion in ​public, in a ​boring and ​familiar way: Whenever the ​president is in ​trouble, her ​spokesman is ​trotted out to ​face the ​press.
(Definition of trot sb out from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “trot sb out”
in Chinese (Simplified) 让(某人)代表自己出面,把(某人)抬出来…
in Chinese (Traditional) 讓(某人)代表自己出面,把(某人)抬出來…
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