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English definition of “water under the bridge”

water under the bridge

problems that someone has had in the past that they do not worry about because they happened a long time ago and cannot now be changed: Yes, we did have our disagreements but that's water under the bridge now.
(Definition of water under the bridge from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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