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be resigned to sth

If you are ​resigned to something ​unpleasant, you ​calmlyaccept that it will ​happen: She ​seemsresigned to losing the ​race.
(Definition of be resigned to sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be resigned to sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 只好接受, 对…听天由命, 安于……
in Chinese (Traditional) 只好接受, 對…聽天由命, 安於……
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