Definitions for back burner
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word back burner
"dozens of cases were put on the back burner"
A section of a stove used to keep some pots warm while one focuses on others.
A state of low urgency; a state of low current importance.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Since entrepreneurs prioritize business they tend to put romance second, which puts potential mates off and leaves love on the back burner.
Geopolitical risk like this has been on the back burner for a while because we've been focussing on global oversupply, this news has not made the oversupply go away. The upside potential is limited unless something escalates. We need to see how this unfolds over the next couple of days.
Translations for back burner
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- lavt blusDanish
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