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stand idle
English: stand idle
Chinese: 袖手旁观
Examples:
1. But as he couldn't get up yet, it obviously had to be rented out, it certainly mustn't stand idle.
可是自己既不能下地,当然得赁出去,还能闲着吗?
2. Could you stand idle when the house was on fire?
房子着了火,你能袖手旁观吗?
3. Don't let the personal computer stand idle.
别让计算机机闲着!
4. Industrial plants would shut down; public utilities would stand idle; all forms of transportation would halt.
这样工厂就会倒闭;公用设施就会闲置;各种交通工具就会停止不前