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English definition of “for the life of you”

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for the life of you

informal
although you are trying very hard: I can't remember her name for the life of me.
Translations of “for the life of you”
in Chinese (Traditional) 雖然很努力…
in Chinese (Simplified) 虽然很努力…
(Definition of for the life of you from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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