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the lull before the storm

a ​time that ​seemsquiet but will very ​soon be ​followed by something ​unpleasanthappening: Things ​seemquiet in the ​officeright now, but this is just the lull before the ​storm.
(Definition of the lull before the storm from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the lull before the storm”
in Chinese (Simplified) 暴风雨前的宁静…
in Chinese (Traditional) 暴風雨前的寧靜…
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