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Translation of "half-cock" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

half-cock

adjective     /ˌhɑːfˈkɒk/ US  /ˌhæfˈkɑːk/ old-fashioned
go off at half-cock UK ( US go off half-cocked) to start before arrangements are complete, and failing as a result 未安排好就倉促行事,過早行事 Starting and beginningStarting again
(Definition of half-cock from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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