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be nothing short of...

used to emphasize a situation, quality, or type of behaviour: The party was nothing short of a disaster. Her behaviour was nothing short of obnoxious. His achievements as a political reformer have been nothing short of miraculous.
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in Chinese (Simplified) (用于强调状况或品行)简直就是,极其…
in Chinese (Traditional) (用於強調狀況或品行)簡直就是,極其…
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