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Meaning of “rain on sb's parade” in the English Dictionary

"rain on sb's parade" in British English

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rain on sb's parade

to do something that ​spoils someone's ​plans: I'm ​sorry to rain on ​yourparade but you're not ​allowed to have ​alcohol on the ​premises.
(Definition of rain on sb's parade from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “rain on sb's parade”
in Chinese (Simplified) 泼冷水…
in Chinese (Traditional) 潑冷水,煞風景…
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