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put sth off

verb uk phrasal verb with put   /pʊt/ ( present participle putting, past tense and past participle put) us  
B1 to decide or arrange to delay an event or activity until a later time or date: The meeting has been put off for a week. [+ -ing verb] I can't put off going to the dentist any longer.
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in Chinese (Traditional) 延後,拖延…
in Russian откладывать, отсрочивать…
in Turkish ertelemek, başka bir zaman bırakmak, tehir etmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 推迟,拖延…
in Polish odkładać coś…
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