cop-out

US 
UK 
  • n.逃避(或躲避)的方法;(不做某事的)借口
  • Web溜走;逃避的借口;逃避责任
Plural Form:cop-outs  
cop-out
n.
1.
逃避(或躲避)的方法;(不做某事的)借口a way of avoiding doing sth that you should do, or an excuse for not doing it
Not turning up was just a cop-out.
不露面只不过是在逃避而已。

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