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English definition of “so much for sth”

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so much for sth

C2 used to express disappointment at the fact that a situation is not as you thought it was: The car's broken down again. So much for our trip to the seaside.
Translations of “so much for sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) …到此為止,…只好作罷(表示失望或惱火)…
in Chinese (Simplified) …到此为止,…只好作罢(表示失望或恼火)…
(Definition of so much for sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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