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hear/see the last of sth

informal
If you hear or see the last of something or someone unpleasant or difficult, that person or thing does not cause you trouble again: I paid them $100 for the damage and I hope that's the last I'll hear of it. You haven't heard the last of this! - I'll see you in court. He's horrible - I really hope we've seen the last of him.
Translations of “hear/see the last of sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 從此不再聽/看到, 到此爲止,就此了斷…
in Chinese (Simplified) 从此不再听/看到, 到此为止,就此了断…
(Definition of hear/see the last of sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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