English to Arabic slack

Dictionary entry: slack


Imperfect mod
US English, Palestinian Arabic bilingual
cut [sb] some slackv exprinformal, figurative (make allowances for [sb])يعطي فرصة لـ
يسامح، يخفف عن
I'll have to cut my new employee some slack; this is all new to her.

These translations are not appropriate.

I suggest يتساهل (قليلاً) مع.
  • barkoosh

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    Arabic - Lebanon
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