flog sth to death Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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"flog sth to death" in British English

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flog sth to death

UK informal to use, do, or say something so often that it is no ​longerinteresting: It's a ​theme that's been ​flogged to ​death.
(Definition of flog sth to death from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “flog sth to death”
in Chinese (Simplified) 频繁使用(或做、说)…而使人失去兴趣…
in Chinese (Traditional) 頻繁使用(或做、說)…而使人失去興趣…
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“flog sth to death” in British English

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