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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “water under the bridge”

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water under the bridge

problems that someone has had in the past that they do not worry about because they happened a long time ago and cannot now be changed
已成往事,不可改变的既成事实
Yes, we did have our disagreements but that's water under the bridge now.
是的,我们确实曾经不和,但那已是陈年往事了。
In the past
Translations of “water under the bridge”
in Chinese (Traditional) 已成往事,不可改變的既成事實…
(Definition of water under the bridge from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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