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come within an ace of sth

UK to ​almostachieve something: She came within an ace of ​winning the ​match.
(Definition of come within an ace of sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “come within an ace of sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 差一点,几乎…
in Chinese (Traditional) 差一點,幾乎…
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