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double whammynoun [C]

/ˈdʌb·əl ˈhwæm·i, ˈwæm·i/
a situation that includes two disadvantages or difficulties: Consumers were hit by the double whammy of rising interest rates and gasoline prices.
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Traducciones de “double whammy”
en chino (simplificado) 祸不单行…
en chino (tradicionál) 禍不單行…
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