What does 'Back burner' mean?
If an issue is on the back burner, it is being given low priority.
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Idioms similar to 'Back burner'
- Back to back
- Back number
- Take a back seat
- Back-of-the-envelope calculation
- Get back on the horse that bucked you
- Cast your mind back
- Back to the drawing board
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