Translation of "second thought" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

second thoughtnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌsek.ənd ˈθɔːt/ us /ˌsek.ənd ˈθɑːt/
without a second thought

If you do something without a second thought, you do it without first considering if you should do it or not.

She'll spend a hundred dollars on a dress without a second thought. 她会毫不犹豫地花100英镑买一条裙子。
have second thoughts

to change your opinion about something or start to doubt it

You're not having second thoughts about getting married, are you? 结婚的事你没改变主意吧?
on second thoughts UK US on second thought

used when you want to change a decision you have made

Can I have a cup of coffee, please? - actually, on second thoughts, I'll have a beer. 请来杯咖啡——说实话,我改主意了,来杯啤酒好了。

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