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within striking distance

near: We ​live within ​strikingdistance of both Baltimore and Washington.
very near to getting or ​achieving something: His ​victory in the Brazilian Grand Prix puts him within ​strikingdistance of the ​worldchampionship.
(Definition of within striking distance from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “within striking distance”
in Chinese (Simplified) 距离很近, 近在咫尺, 唾手可得…
in Chinese (Traditional) 距離很近, 近在咫尺, 唾手可得…
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