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Meaning of “turn your back on sth” in the English Dictionary

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turn your back on sth

(also turn away from sth)C2 to ​stop being ​involved in something: The ​country cannot ​afford to turn ​its back on ​tourism.
(Definition of turn your back on sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “turn your back on sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 不再参与…, 对…置之不理…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不再參與…, 對…置之不理…
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