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the sap is rising

UK humorous an ​expression used to ​mean that ​peoplestart to have more ​energy and ​feel more ​interested in ​love and ​sex, for ​example in ​spring
(Definition of the sap is rising from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the sap is rising”
in Chinese (Simplified) (对恋爱和性)兴致勃勃起来,来了劲头…
in Chinese (Traditional) (對戀愛和性)興致勃勃起來,起勁…
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