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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “hold off”

hold off

(NOT DO)
推遲
phrasal verb with hold /həʊld/ US  /hoʊld/ verb (held)
to not do something immediately
推遲,延遲
[+ -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。
WaitingStaying and remaining
(Definition of hold off phrasal verb, verb (NOT DO) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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