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tptb

written abbreviation for the powers that be: used, in emails for example, when you are referring to people who have authority and control: If it were up to me, I'd say yes, but I'll have to check with tptb.
Translations of “tptb”
in Chinese (Traditional) 當權者, 領導…
in Chinese (Simplified) 当权者, 领导…
(Definition of tptb from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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