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a narrow squeak

UK informal
a success that was almost a failure 险胜,侥幸成功 We caught the ferry but it was a narrow squeak. 我们险些没赶上渡船。 Success and achievementsHigher and lower points of achievementFailuresDifficult situations and unpleasant experiencesAccidents and disasters
Translations of “a narrow squeak”
in Chinese (Traditional) 險勝,僥倖成功…
(Definition of a narrow squeak from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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