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a narrow squeak

UK informal
a success that was almost a failure
險勝,僥倖成功
We caught the ferry but it was a narrow squeak.
我們險些沒趕上度船。
Success and achievementsHigher and lower points of achievementFailuresDifficult situations and unpleasant experiencesAccidents and disasters
Translations of “a narrow squeak”
in Chinese (Simplified) 险胜,侥幸成功…
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