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put your shirt on sth

UK informal
to feel very certain that something will happen: I'd put my shirt on the president being re-elected.
(Definition of put your shirt on sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “put your shirt on sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 确信…会发生…
in Chinese (Traditional) 確信…會發生…
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