Today’s “Phrase of the Day” is “hold one’s breath“ and its meaning is “be excited/anxious and wait for something to happen soon; anticipate expect, watch (for)”.
Example Sentence: As we approach 3 November, it seems that the whole world is holding its breath. No other political event attracts as much attention as an American presidential election. Even in the midst of an epidemic, the American political process retains its carnivalesque (lively & exciting) appeal. There is skulduggery and outrageous rhetoric. Donald Trump performs politics as reality TV.
This phrase is present in The Guardian article Whatever happens, it will take more than promises to Make America Normal Again and click here to read it.
Courtesy: The Guardian