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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “put /lay your cards on the table”

put /lay your cards on the table

to be honest about your feelings and intentions
攤牌,(把想法和意圖)和盤托出
I thought it was time I laid my cards on the table, so I told him that I had no intention of marrying him.
我覺得到攤牌的時候了,於是就告訴了他我並不打算嫁給他。
Honesty, openness and sincerity
(Definition of put /lay your cards on the table from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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