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shrink from sth

verb uk phrasal verb with shrink   /ʃrɪŋk/ (shrank, shrunk) us  
to avoid doing something that is unpleasant or difficult: We must not shrink from our responsibilities. [+ -ing verb] We will not shrink from using force.
Traducciones de “shrink from sth”
en chino (tradicionál) 逃避,躲避(令人不快或困難的事)…
en chino (simplificado) 逃避,躲避(令人不快或困难的事)…
(Definition of shrink from sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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