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Meaning of “what are you going to do?” in the English Dictionary

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what are you going to do?

US informal used to say that there is nothing you can do to make a ​situationbetter
(Definition of what are you going to do? from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “what are you going to do?”
in Chinese (Simplified) (用于无计可施时)你又能有什么办法?…
in Chinese (Traditional) (用於無計可施時)你又能有甚麼辦法?…
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