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be no/without rhyme or reason

to be without any ​obviousreasonableexplanation: Government ​money was given out to some ​people and not to ​others, ​apparently without rhyme or ​reason. There is no rhyme or ​reason to her ​behaviour.
(Definition of be no/without rhyme or reason from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be no/without rhyme or reason”
in Chinese (Simplified) 毫无道理, 莫名其妙…
in Chinese (Traditional) 毫無道理, 莫名其妙…
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