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Meaning of “a new lease of life” in the English Dictionary

"a new lease of life" in British English

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a new lease of life

UK (US a new lease on life) an ​occasion when you ​become more ​energetic and ​active than before: His ​grandchildren have given him a new ​lease of ​life. an ​increase in the ​period for which something can be used or ​continued: The ​projectsuddenly got a new ​lease of ​life when the ​developersagreed to ​provide some more ​funding.
(Definition of a new lease of life from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “a new lease of life”
in Chinese (Simplified) 更有活力, 使用寿命(或持续时间)延长…
in Chinese (Traditional) 更有活力, 使用壽命(或持續時間)延長…
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