wait in the wings Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “wait in the wings” in the English Dictionary

"wait in the wings" in British English

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wait in the wings

If someone or something is ​waiting in the ​wings, they are not ​yetactive or ​important, but are ​ready or ​likely to be so ​soon: The ​team has several ​talentedyoungplayerswaiting in the ​wings.
(Definition of wait in the wings from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “wait in the wings”
in Chinese (Simplified) 准备就绪, 随时可使用…
in Chinese (Traditional) 準備就緒, 隨時可使用…
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“wait in the wings” in British English

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