Translation of "don't hold your breath" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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don't hold your breath

humorous

said in order to tell someone that an event is not likely to happen

(指不大可能发生)别眼巴巴等着,有你等的
She said she might finish by this afternoon but don't hold your breath. 她说她有可能在今天下午之前完成,不过你可别眼巴巴等着。

(Translation of “don't hold your breath” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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