going through the motions

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Englisch - Englisch
pretending to be involved, putting on an interested face
go through the motions
to do something pretentionsly and with little care for results, often because you are expected to, not because you want to; to perform a task perfunctorily
go through the motions
pretend to do something by acting as if one was really doing it; "She isn't really working--she's just going through the motions
go through the motions
execute perfunctorily, do in a cursory or superficial manner, execute in a routine manner
going through the motions

    Silbentrennung

    Go·ing through the motions

    Türkische aussprache

    gōîn thru dhi mōşınz

    Aussprache

    /ˈgōən ˈᴛʜro͞o ᴛʜē ˈmōsʜənz/ /ˈɡoʊɪn ˈθruː ðiː ˈmoʊʃənz/

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