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hold water

If a reason, argument or explanation holds water, it is true
站得住腳,屬實
Her alibi just didn't hold water.
她的不在場證據根本站不住腳。
True, real, false, and unreal
Translations of “hold water”
in Chinese (Simplified) 站得住脚,属实…
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