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wait sth out

US
verb [I] uk phrasal verb with wait   /weɪt/ us  
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…
(Definition of wait sth out from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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