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the/a devil of a sth

old-fashioned
an extremely difficult or serious type of something
極為困難的;極其嚴重的
a devil of a mess/problem
極為混亂的局面/極其嚴重的問題
We had the devil of a job/time trying to find this place!
我們找這個地方可費了不少周折/時間!
Difficult things and peoplePreventing and impeding
Translations of “the/a devil of a sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 极为困难的, 极其严重的…
(Definition of the/a devil of a sth from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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