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on the rebound

informal
unhappy and confused because a close, romantic relationship of yours has recently finished: Five months after Nick had left her, she married another man on the rebound.
Translations of “on the rebound”
in Chinese (Traditional) (因失戀而)處於心灰意懶的狀態…
in Chinese (Simplified) (因失恋而)处于心灰意懒的状态…
(Definition of on the rebound from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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