Translation of "don't hold your breath" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

don't hold your breath

humorous

don't hold your breath

humorous

said in order to tell someone that an event is not likely to happen

(指不大可能發生)別眼巴巴等著,有你等的
She said she might finish by this afternoon but don't hold your breath. 她説她有可能在今天下午之前完成,不過你可別眼巴巴等著。

don't hold your breath

informal

used to tell someone not to expect something to happen for a very long time:

She said she'd get back to us, but don't hold your breath! 她說她要報復我們,但是過不了多久她就會忘了!

(Translation of “don't hold your breath” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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