wait out

1defeat by waiting以等待的方式挫败

We shall wait the enemy outand watch them starve.我们将按兵不动,等着敌人断粮挨饿。

The enemy are still advancingbut we can wait them out in this valley.敌人还在前进,可我们可以按兵不动,使他们在这山谷里不战自败。

2await calmly and patiently the end of安静而耐心地等待…结束

The storm showed no sign of abatingWe'd have to be patient and wait it out.风暴丝毫没有减弱的迹象,我们只得耐心地等待它过去。

 


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