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on the scent

close to discovering: "We're on the scent of something big," said the police chief.
(Definition of on the scent from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “on the scent”
in Chinese (Simplified) 快要找到,已获得线索…
in Chinese (Traditional) 快要找到,已獲得線索…
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