mixed blessing Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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"mixed blessing" in British English

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mixed blessingnoun [S]

uk   us  
something that has ​advantages and ​disadvantages: Getting into the ​team is a ​mixedblessing - I'll have to ​spend a lot of ​timetraining.
(Definition of mixed blessing from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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mixed blessingnoun [C]

 us   /ˈmɪkst ˈbles·ɪŋ/
an ​event or ​situation that has both ​advantages and ​disadvantages
(Definition of mixed blessing from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “mixed blessing”
in Chinese (Simplified) 福祸兼有的事物,利弊并存的事物…
in Chinese (Traditional) 福禍參半的事物,利弊並存的事物…
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