Translation of back-burner in Spanish:

back-burner

dejar en suspenso, v.

Pronunciation

transitive verb

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    dejar en suspenso
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    • The board back-burnered David's plans for making Chase a global bank.
    • Given this film's story - being a working mother yourself and baying been at one point a working wife - have you ever felt that pressure to back-burner your own career to deal more with your family?
    • You could increase your dividend payout, or you could invest in those productivity programs that you've back-burnered for the past couple of years.
    • It's an appalling admission, but if certain people ask me to do something, and it's not my job or I don't deem it important, it gets back-burnered.