Translation of "hold court" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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hold court

humorous

to receive a lot of attention from other people who stand or sit around you to listen, especially on a social occasion

(尤指在社交场合)引起周围人的注意
Patrick is holding court at the end table. 帕特里克在茶几旁被不少人围着。

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

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