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fink out

US slang
verb uk phrasal verb with fink   /fɪŋk/ us  
to fail to do something, especially something promised: We'd planned to go camping but at the last minute Ron finked out.
Translations of “fink out”
in Chinese (Traditional) 背約, 食言…
in Chinese (Simplified) 背约, 食言…
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