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English definition of “at bay”

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at bay

If an animal is at bay, it is about to be caught or attacked.
Translations of “at bay”
in Chinese (Traditional) (動物)被包圍,走投無路…
in Chinese (Simplified) (动物)被包围,走投无路…
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