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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “hold off”

hold off

(RAIN/STORM)
雨/風暴
phrasal verb with hold /həʊld/ US  /hoʊld/ verb (held)
If rain or a storm holds off, it does not start immediately.
(雨或風暴)延緩,遲遲不來
Delaying and wasting time
(Definition of hold off (RAIN/STORM) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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