action stations translate to Mandarin Chinese

Translation of "action stations" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

action stations

plural noun
UK informal
when you are as ready as possible to perform a task you have been preparing for
The whole school was at action stations for the inspectors' visit.
Ready and willingUnwilling and reluctant
action stations! used to tell people to get ready immediately to do the particular jobs which they have been given to do
Right, everyone - action stations! We're starting the show in 3 minutes.
Translations of “action stations”
in Chinese (Traditional) 做好準備…
(Definition of action stations from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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