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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “take a long, hard look at sth”

take a long, hard look at sth

to examine something very carefully in order to improve it in the future
(為了將來改進)審視;仔細考慮
We need to take a long, hard look at the way we control gun ownership.
我們需要認真審視一下我們對槍械擁有權的管控方式。
Thinking and contemplating
(Definition of take a long, hard look at sth from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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