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have sth on your plate

informal
to have something, usually a large amount of important work, to deal with: She's got a lot on her plate - especially with two new projects starting this week. The aid agencies have (more than) enough on their plate without having unnecessary visitors to take care of.
Translations of “have sth on your plate”
in Chinese (Traditional) 有(很多工作)要做…
in Chinese (Simplified) 有(很多工作)要做…
(Definition of have sth on your plate from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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