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get on like a house on fire

informal
If two people get on like a house on fire, they like each other very much and become friends very quickly: I was worried that they wouldn't like each other but in fact they're getting on like a house on fire.
Translations of “get on like a house on fire”
in Chinese (Traditional) 一見如故,情投意合…
in Chinese (Simplified) 一见如故,情投意合…
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