Translation of "the/a devil of a sth" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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the/a devil of a sth

old-fashioned

an extremely difficult or serious type of something

极为困难的;极其严重的
a devil of a mess/problem 极为混乱的局面/极其严重的问题
We had the devil of a job/time trying to find this place! 我们找这个地方可费了不少周折/时间!

(Translation of “the/a devil of a sth” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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