Phrasal Verb: Trade off

Trade off

Meaning: Bargain, make a deal or compromise

Example: A longer working week was TRADED OFF for a pay rise.

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Trade off

Meaning: Accept something you don't really want to get something you do want

Example: We had to TRADE OFF space for the location when buying the apartment.

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