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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “not by a long chalk/shot”

not by a long chalk/shot

informal
not in any way
丝毫没有,一点儿也不
It wasn't as good as his first book - not by a long chalk.
这本书不如他的第一本书好——差远了。
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(Definition of not by a long chalk/shot from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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