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sob story

noun [C] /ˈsɑb ˌstɔr·i, ˌstoʊr·i/
infml disapproving a long excuse or explanation that is meant to make you feel sorry for someone
Translations of “sob story”
in Chinese (Traditional) (意在博取同情的)傷感故事…
in Chinese (Simplified) (意在博取同情的)伤感故事…
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