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think better of sth

to ​decide that something is not a good ​idea: Originally we were going to ​buy John's ​oldcar, but we ​thoughtbetter of it.
(Definition of think better of sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “think better of sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 决定不做…,改变对…的主意…
in Chinese (Traditional) 決定不做…,改變對…的主意…
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