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wait sth out

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phrasal verb with wait uk   us   /weɪt/ verb [I]
to wait until something unpleasant has ended: I'd rather wait out the storm than drive home immediately.
Translations of “wait sth out”
in Chinese (Traditional) 等到(令人不快之事)結束…
in Chinese (Simplified) 等到(令人不快之事)结束…
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