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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “patch sth up”

patch sth up

phrasal verb with patch /pætʃ/ verb
to try to improve a relationship after there have been problems
彌合(關係),和解
Jackie and Bill are still trying to patch up their marriage .
傑基和比爾仍在設法修補他們的婚姻。
Did you manage to patch things up with Jackie after your row ?
你們爭吵過後,你有沒有設法和傑基言歸於好?
Making things betterBecoming better
to repair something, especially in a basic and temporary way
修理;(尤指)臨時草草修補
Correcting and mendingEditing and compiling
(Definition of patch sth up from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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