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potboiler

noun [C] uk   /ˈpɒtˌbɔɪ.lər/ us    /ˈpɑːtˌbɔɪ.lɚ/ disapproving
an artistic work, usually of low quality, that has been created quickly just to earn money: Her most recent potboiler was one of last year's best-selling paperbacks.
Translations of “potboiler”
in Chinese (Traditional) (為賺錢而作的)粗製藝術品,粗製作品…
in Chinese (Simplified) (为赚钱而作的)粗制艺术品,粗制作品…
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