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Definición de “drop sb/sth like a hot potato” en inglés

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drop sb/sth like a hot potato

informal
to quickly stop being involved with someone or something because you stop liking that person or thing or you think they will cause problems for you: He dropped the plan like a hot potato when he realized how much it would cost him.
Traducciones de “drop sb/sth like a hot potato”
en chino (tradicionál) 立即擺脫,馬上放棄…
en chino (simplificado) 立即摆脱,马上放弃…
(Definition of drop sb/sth like a hot potato from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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