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the toast of sth

old-fashioned The toast of a ​particularplace is a ​person who is very much ​admired there for something they have ​recently done: Not so ​long ago Diana was a little-known ​actressplaying in a ​provincialtheatre - these ​days she's the toast of New York/the ​town.
(Definition of the toast of sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the toast of sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 受…敬慕的人…
in Chinese (Traditional) 受…敬慕的人…
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