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I shudder to think

said when you are ​worried about something ​unpleasant that might ​happen or might have ​happened: I shudder to ​think what my ​parents will say when I ​tell them I've ​failed my ​exams.
(Definition of I shudder to think from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “I shudder to think”
in Chinese (Simplified) 我一想到…就惴惴不安,我真不敢想…
in Chinese (Traditional) 我一想到…就惴惴不安,我真不敢想…
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