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to use as an excuse
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on the pretext
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excuse
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pretext
生病只是一个借口,我想其实是她不想来。
Being sick is just an excuse, I think she actually doesn't want to come.
你的借口谁会相信啊?
Who will believe your excuse?
每次叫他做运动他就说不舒服,这很明显是借口吧。
Every time he's asked to exercise he says he isn't feeling well, this is obviously just an excuse.
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