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send/give out (all) the wrong signals

to make ​peoplebelieve or ​think something that is not ​correct: If the ​governmentrefuses to ​provideaid, it would ​send out all the wrong ​signals to the ​rest of the ​world.
(Definition of send/give out (all) the wrong signals from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “send/give out (all) the wrong signals”
in Chinese (Simplified) 发出一个错误信号…
in Chinese (Traditional) 傳達一個錯誤訊息…
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