will-o'-the-wisp Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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will-o'-the-wispnoun [C usually singular]

uk   us   /ˌwɪl.ə.ðəˈwɪsp/
something that is ​impossible to get or ​achieve: Full ​employment is the will-o'-the-wisp that ​politicians have been ​chasing for ​decades.
(Definition of will-o'-the-wisp from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “will-o'-the-wisp”
in Chinese (Simplified) 虚幻的目标, 实现不了的事…
in Chinese (Traditional) 虛幻的目標, 實現不了的事…
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