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English definition of “have the last laugh”

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have the last laugh

to finally get an advantage from an argument or disagreement, when it seemed that you would not
Translations of “have the last laugh”
in Chinese (Traditional) 笑到最後,取得最後的勝利…
in Chinese (Simplified) 笑到最后,取得最后的胜利…
(Definition of have the last laugh from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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