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

half-cock

adjective uk us /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

(Translation of “half-cock” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)