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not know whether to laugh or cry

to not know how to react in a particular situation: When she told me they were getting married I didn't know whether to laugh or cry.
(Definition of not know whether to laugh or cry from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “not know whether to laugh or cry”
in Chinese (Simplified) 哭笑不得, 不知如何是好…
in Chinese (Traditional) 哭笑不得, 不知如何是好…
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