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go off the boil

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to lose interest or become less urgent: They were really excited about the project, but now they seem to have gone off the boil.
(Definition of go off the boil from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “go off the boil”
in Chinese (Simplified) 失去兴趣, 不再紧迫…
in Chinese (Traditional) 失去興趣, 不再緊迫…
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