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spring to mind

C2 to come quickly into your mind: Say the word "Australia" and a vision of beaches and blue seas immediately springs to mind.
Translations of “spring to mind”
in Chinese (Traditional) 躍入腦海…
in Chinese (Simplified) 跃入脑海…
(Definition of spring to mind from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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