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Definición de “hold your tongue” en inglés

hold your tongue

to stop yourself from speaking: I wanted to scream, "You’re an idiot!" but I held my tongue.
(Definition of hold your tongue from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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