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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 ​shorttime: 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)
Translations of “be one thing after another”
in Chinese (Simplified) 事情一件接一件…
in Chinese (Traditional) 事情一件接一件…
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