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kill or cure

mainly UK a way of ​solving a ​problem that will either ​failcompletely or be very ​successful: Having a ​baby can be kill or ​cure for a ​troubledmarriage.
(Definition of kill or cure from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “kill or cure”
in Chinese (Simplified) 不成功便是失败, 成败在此一举, 孤注一掷…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不成功便是失敗, 成敗在此一舉, 孤注一擲…
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