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English definition of “nothing to write home about”

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nothing to write home about

informal
not exciting or special: Their performance was nothing to write home about.
Translations of “nothing to write home about”
in Chinese (Traditional) 沒甚麼可寫的, 很一般…
in Chinese (Simplified) 没什么可写的, 很一般…
(Definition of nothing to write home about from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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