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out of thin air

from nothing: I can't come up with €10,000 out of thin air.
(Definition of out of thin air from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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out of thin air

from nowhere or from nothing: She seemed to appear out of thin air.
(Definition of out of thin air from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “out of thin air”
in Chinese (Simplified) 凭空…
in Chinese (Traditional) 憑空…
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