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don't hold your breath

informal
used to tell someone not to expect something to happen for a very long time: She said she'd get back to us, but don't hold your breath!
Translations of “don't hold your breath”
in Chinese (Traditional) 別指望…能長久…
in Chinese (Simplified) 别指望…能长久…
(Definition of don't hold your breath from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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