get-out

US 
UK 
  • n.回避(责任或义务)的办法;借口
  • Web逃走;脱身;逃跑
Plural Form:get-outs  
get-out
n.
1.
回避(责任或义务)的办法;借口a way of avoiding sth, especially a responsibility or duty
He said he'd come but he's looking for a get-out.
他说过他会来,但眼下他又在找借口。
a get-out clause in the contract
合约里的规避条款

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