Meaning of “be one thing after another” in the English Dictionary

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"be one thing after another" in British English

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be one thing after another

also be one thing after the other

You say that it is one thing after another/the other when many things are happening in a short time:

I've been so busy today. It's been one thing after another.

(Definition of “be one thing after another” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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