Translation of "waste your breath" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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waste your breath

If you waste your breath, you spend time and energy trying to give advice that is ignored.

Honestly, you're wasting your breath - he doesn't want to hear what anyone else has got to say. 说实话,你在白费唇舌——他不想听其他任何人要说什么。

(Translation of “waste your breath” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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