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be the armpit of sth

humorous to be an ​extremelyunpleasant, often ​dirty, ​place: the armpit of the ​North
(Definition of be the armpit of sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be the armpit of sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 龌龊的地方, 肮脏的角落, 极差的地方…
in Chinese (Traditional) 齷齪的地方, 骯髒的角落, 極差的地方…
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