raincheck


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raincheck

(ˈreɪnˌtʃɛk)
n
1. (General Sporting Terms) US and Canadian a ticket stub for a baseball or other game that allows readmission on a future date if the event is cancelled because of rain
2. the deferral of acceptance of an offer, esp a voucher issued to a customer wishing to purchase a sale item that is temporarily out of stock, enabling him or her to buy it at the special price when next the item is available
3. take a raincheck informal to accept the postponement of an offer
Translations

raincheck

[ˈreɪnˌtʃɛk] n I'll take a raincheck (Am) (fam) → sarà per un'altra volta
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RainCheck, the only Australian app on the list, lets you save items to a wish list then gives you a nudge when you enter a store where you can find the item.
arrived mid-day and took a raincheck on a future lift-off .
Author of 20 books on subjects such as the fashion of The Beatles, biographies on The Small Faces and Paul Weller as well as a particularly well-received memoir on his own difficult upbringing, Hewitt refuses the offer of a raincheck and manfully continues with the interview.
If a customer can't get a piece of equipment when he comes in to rent it, the staff offers a 20-percent discount on a raincheck.
About time she took a raincheck from the Twittersphere, methinks.
Recently, she opened a coupon binder and read a note reminding herself about a December raincheck to buy Excedrin at CVS for just 99 cents.
Nora, working in a boutique, acquired raincheck and lay-by; Karina, in a Red Cross shop, internalised gummies and the wopwops, and Abdulla, a teacher aide in a high school is amused that teachers call the tuck shop the junk shop.
Excellent service recovery (a sales clerk offering a substitute item instead of a raincheck for an out-of-stock item, a free takeout dinner to compensate for an overcooked dinner that was recently purchased)
Bad weather forced a raincheck on Friday's celebrations.
We're asked to take a reality raincheck as he forces them to go on a robbery spree to make up the gap.
When PH took the silence as a rejection, WJ counter offered in T7 by asking for a raincheck.