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trouncing

noun [C usually singular] uk   us   /ˈtraʊn.sɪŋ/ informal
a serious defeat: the party's trouncing in the local elections Major changes are expected in the team following their 3–0 trouncing.
Translations of “trouncing”
in Chinese (Traditional) 潰敗,慘敗…
in Chinese (Simplified) 溃败,惨败…
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