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mustn't grumble

UK humorous
something you say to mean that your life is not bad and that you should not complain about it: "How's it going then, Mike?" "Oh, not too bad. Mustn't grumble."
(Definition of mustn't grumble from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “mustn't grumble”
in Chinese (Simplified) 没有什么好抱怨的, 日子过得还不错…
in Chinese (Traditional) 沒有甚麼好抱怨的, 日子過得還不錯…
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