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drive a coach and horses through sth

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to completely destroy a rule, an argument or a plan
Translations of “drive a coach and horses through sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 駁倒(論據), 徹底挫敗,破壞(規章或計劃)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 驳倒(论据), 彻底挫败,破坏(规章或计划)…
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