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take a long, hard look at sth

to ​examine something very ​carefully in ​order to ​improve it in the ​future: We need to take a long, hard ​look at the way we ​controlgunownership.
(Definition of take a long, hard look at sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “take a long, hard look at sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) (为了将来改进)审视, 仔细考虑…
in Chinese (Traditional) (為了將來改進)審視, 仔細考慮…
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