Translation of "hold off" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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hold off

phrasal verb with hold uk /həʊld/ us /hoʊld/ verb held, held


C2 to not do something immediately

[ + -ing verb ] Let's hold off making a decision until next week. 我們延到下周再作決定吧。
US They've decided to hold off on buying a car until they're both working. 他們決定等兩人都開始工作之後再買車。


If rain or a storm holds off, it does not start immediately.


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

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