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down the toilet

(UK also down the pan) informal If something is or goes down the ​toilet, it is ​wasted or ​spoiled: After the ​drugscandal, his ​career went down the ​toilet.
(Definition of down the toilet from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “down the toilet”
in Chinese (Simplified) 被浪费, 遭毁坏…
in Chinese (Traditional) 被浪費, 遭毀壞…
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