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English definition of “be a tall order”

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be a tall order

to be something that is difficult to do: Getting the essay done on time will be a tall order.
Translations of “be a tall order”
in Chinese (Traditional) 是件困難的事情, 是件難以做到的事情…
in Chinese (Simplified) 是件困难的事情, 是件难以做到的事情…
(Definition of be a tall order from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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