cut and run
- make a speedy departure from a difficult situation rather than deal with it
- make a speedy or sudden departure from an awkward or hazardous situation rather than deal with it
Oxford American Dictionary
... not going to have any so-called quick exit, there will be no cutting and running in Iraq. 短語cut and run近來常常出現在各大媒體對伊拉克混亂局面的報導...
...形容词。Dry就是一个例子。Dry run里的dry是一个形容词，但是cut and dried里的dried 是从动词to dry... in the past. That'll sound all cut and dried and possibly spoil the atmosphere of the...
...放棄; 逃避 cover ground: 旅行: 涉及 cut and dried: 預先安排好的 cut corners: 走捷徑; 抄近路 cut short: 剪短...up: 夢想 drop off: 下降; 減少; 掉了~東西 dry run: 排練; 模擬演習 drop (someone) a line : 寫信給某人...