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pale into insignificance

to ​seem not ​important when ​compared with something ​else: Everything ​else that ​happened in my ​lifepales into ​insignificance beside that one ​event.
(Definition of pale into insignificance from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pale into insignificance”
in Chinese (Simplified) (与其他事情比起来)无足轻重,相形失色…
in Chinese (Traditional) (與其他事情比起來)無足輕重,相形失色…
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