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Meaning of “have a good innings” in the English Dictionary

"have a good innings" in British English

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have a good innings

UK informal If you say that someone has had a good ​innings, you ​mean that they have had a ​long and ​successfullife: He was 86 when he ​died so I ​suppose he'd had a good ​innings.
(Definition of have a good innings from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “have a good innings”
in Chinese (Simplified) 长寿且一帆风顺, 寿大福大…
in Chinese (Traditional) 長壽且一帆風順, 壽長福大…
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