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English definition of “a mug's game”

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a mug's game

UK informal
an activity that will not make you happy or successful: She decided that freelancing was a mug's game.
Translations of “a mug's game”
in Chinese (Traditional) 徒勞無益的活動…
in Chinese (Simplified) 徒劳无益的活动…
(Definition of a mug's game from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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