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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “half-cock”

half-cock

adjective     /ˌhɑːfˈkɒk/ US  /ˌhæfˈkɑːk/ old-fashioned
go off at half-cock UK (US go off half-cocked) to start before arrangements are complete , and failing as a result
未安排好就仓促行事,过早行事
Starting and beginningStarting again
(Definition of half-cock adjective from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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