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Significado de “be pissing in the wind” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "be pissing in the wind" - Diccionario Inglés

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be pissing in the wind

to be trying to do something when there is no hope of succeeding: You can try to change her mind if you like, but you'll be pissing in the wind.
(Definition of be pissing in the wind from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Traducciones de “be pissing in the wind”
en chino (simplificado) 浪费时间做不可能成功的事,白费心思…
en chino (tradicionál) 浪費時間做不可能成功的事,白費心機…
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