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English definition of “flavour of the month”

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flavour of the month

UK informal
the most popular person at a particular time: Andy is certainly flavour of the month with the boss.
Translations of “flavour of the month”
in Chinese (Traditional) (某一時期)最受歡迎的人物…
in Chinese (Simplified) (某一时期)最受欢迎的人物…
(Definition of flavour of the month from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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