knock the bottom out of sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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knock the bottom out of sth

to ​damage something ​severely, ​especially by ​destroyingitssupport: The ​rise in ​mortgagerates really ​knocked the ​bottom out of the ​housingmarket.
(Definition of knock the bottom out of sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “knock the bottom out of sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 破坏…的基础, 严重损害…
in Chinese (Traditional) 破壞…的基礎, 嚴重損害…
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