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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “waste your breath”

waste your breath

If you waste your breath, you spend time and energy trying to give advice which is ignored
白費唇舌
Honestly, you're wasting your breath - he doesn't want to hear what anyone else has got to say.
說實話,你在白費唇舌——他不想聽其他任何人要說甚麼。
Giving advice
(Definition of waste your breath from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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