Translation of "break ranks" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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break ranks

to publicly show disagreement or criticism of the group that you belong to

His medical colleagues advised him not to break ranks by talking about the hospital's problems to the newspapers. 他的医院同事劝他不要公开表示不满,向报纸谈论医院的问题。

(Translation of “break ranks” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)