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hold/put your hands up

mainly UK
to ​admit that something ​bad is ​true or that you have made a ​mistake: I ​know I'm ​bossy and I ​hold my ​hands up to that.
(Definition of hold/put your hands up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hold/put your hands up”
in Chinese (Simplified) 承认(不愉快的事实或自己的错误)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 承認(不愉快的事實或自己的錯誤)…
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