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    space

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    space out

    mainly American informal to not pay attention to someone or something because you are thinking, tired, bored etc

    Synonyms or related words for this sense of space

sandwich generation

a generation … who are balancing working life with caring for both their teenage children and elderly parents

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dish

to gossip or share personal information with someone …

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