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wait a minute/moment/second

B1 said in ​order to ​interrupt someone or to get ​theirattention, or when you have ​suddenlythought of something ​important: Now, wait a ​moment - I don't ​agree with that. Wait a ​minute - I've just had an ​idea.
(Definition of wait a minute/moment/second from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “wait a minute/moment/second”
in Chinese (Simplified) 等等,等一下(用于突然想起某件重要的事时)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 等等,等一下(用於突然想起某件重要的事時)…
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