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    economic text

    Hi,

    what's the meaning of off the table??

    as in..."further rate cuts seem to be off the table"

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    Re: economic text

    Quote Originally Posted by sakineh View Post
    Hi,

    What's the meaning of "off the table", as in..."further rate cuts seem to be off the table"?
    I think that's just about (and only just about) enough context for me to say that it means "further rate cuts are no longer being considered at the present time" or "further rate cuts are no longer likely to happen (at the moment)".

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