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Definición de “take/have a knock” en inglés

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take/have a knock

to be damaged because of a bad experience: Her confidence took a hard knock when her application was rejected.
Traducciones de “take/have a knock”
en chino (tradicionál) 遭受挫折…
en chino (simplificado) 遭受挫折…
(Definition of take/have a knock from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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