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fly in the face of sth

C2 to ​completelyoppose what ​seemssensible or ​normal: This is an ​argument that ​seems to fly in the ​face of commonsense.
(Definition of fly in the face of sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “fly in the face of sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 违抗, 违背…
in Chinese (Traditional) 違抗, 違背…
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