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Meaning of “stay on the sidelines” in the English Dictionary

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stay on the sidelines

If you stay on the ​sidelines, you are not an ​importantpart of what is ​happening.
(Definition of stay on the sidelines from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “stay on the sidelines”
in Chinese (Simplified) 当旁观者,是局外人…
in Chinese (Traditional) 當旁觀者,是局外人…
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