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Wait, don't retaliate, calm down, be quiet.

Hold your fire and let me explain.

Additional definitions for 'hold your fire':

hold your fireDo not discharge your weapon. Used originally for weapons needing a spark or lighting of a fuse to ignite gunpowder, now sometimes used to mean any weapon launching a projectile.
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