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English definition of “don't hold your breath”

don't hold your breath

informal
used to tell someone not to expect something to happen for a very long time: She said she'd get back to us, but don't hold your breath!Planning, expecting and arrangingPlotting and trapping
(Definition of don't hold your breath from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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