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sticking-plaster

adjective [before noun] uk   /ˈstɪk.ɪŋˌplɑː.stər/ us    /-ˌplæs.tɚ/ UK disapproving
dealing with a problem in a temporary and unsatisfactory way: a sticking-plaster approach/solution/measure sticking-plaster politics
Translations of “sticking-plaster”
in Chinese (Traditional) 敷衍了事的,應付的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 敷衍了事的,应付的…
(Definition of sticking-plaster adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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