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be home and dry

UK (Australian English be home and hosed) to have ​successfullyfinished something: We just have to ​finish this ​section, then we're home and ​dry.
(Definition of be home and dry from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be home and dry”
in Chinese (Simplified) 成功地完成…
in Chinese (Traditional) 成功地完成…
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