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hold water

C2 If a reason, argument, or explanation holds water, it is true.

Her alibi just didn't hold water. 她的不在场证据根本站不住脚。

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

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