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chalk sth up to experience

to accept failure and learn from a particular experience: "So your new job didn't work out very well?" "No, it didn't, but never mind - chalk it up to experience."
Translations of “chalk sth up to experience”
in Chinese (Traditional) 把…當作經驗教訓, 接受失敗並從中汲取教訓…
in Chinese (Simplified) 把…当作经验教训, 接受失败并从中汲取教训…
(Definition of chalk sth up to experience from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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