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Meaning of “jam tomorrow” in the English Dictionary

"jam tomorrow" in British English

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jam tomorrow

UK something good that is ​promised but never ​happens: As ​children we were always being ​promised jam ​tomorrow, if only we would be ​patient.
(Definition of jam tomorrow from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “jam tomorrow”
in Chinese (Simplified) 许而不予的好东西,可望不可及的东西…
in Chinese (Traditional) 許而不予的好東西,可望不可及的東西…
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