a mug's game Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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a mug's game

UK informal an ​activity that will not make you ​happy or ​successful: She ​decided that ​freelancing was a mug's ​game.
(Definition of a mug's game from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “a mug's game”
in Chinese (Simplified) 徒劳无益的活动…
in Chinese (Traditional) 徒勞無益的活動…