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

don't hold your breath

informal
do not expect a stated thing to happen for a very long time 别指望…能长久 She said she'd get back to us, but don't hold your breath! 她说她要报复我们,但是过不了多久她就会忘了! Planning, expecting and arrangingPlotting and trapping
Translations of “don't hold your breath”
in Chinese (Traditional) 別指望…能長久…
(Definition of don't hold your breath from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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