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a breath of fresh air

someone or something that makes a situation feel new, different, and exciting: The last band was a breath of fresh air in an otherwise boring night of music.
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a breath of fresh air

C2 someone or something that is new and different and makes everything seem more exciting: Angela's so cheerful and lively - she's like a breath of fresh air when she visits.
(Definition of a breath of fresh air from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “a breath of fresh air”
in Chinese (Simplified) 令人耳目一新的人(或物)…
in Turkish yeni bir nefes, taze soluk…
in Russian свежая струя…
in Chinese (Traditional) 令人耳目一新的人(或物)…
in Polish miła odmiana…
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