Translation of "not do things by halves" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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not do things by halves


If someone does not do things by halves, they put a lot of effort and enthusiasm into doing things, often more than is necessary.

"I didn't realize you were decorating the whole house." "Oh, we don't do things by halves round here." “我没注意到你们把整座房子都粉刷了。”“是啊,我们费了很大的工夫。”

(Translation of “not do things by halves” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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