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Definición de “phoney war” en inglés

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phoney war

noun [C usually singular] uk ( also phony war)   UK us  
a period during a war when there is no fighting and the situation appears calm
Traducciones de “phoney war”
en chino (tradicionál) (戰爭期間的)停戰時期,假戰爭…
en chino (simplificado) (战争期间的)停战时期,假战争…
(Definition of phoney war from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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