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spell trouble

to suggest that there may be problems in the future: The latest opinion polls spell trouble for the government.
Translations of “spell trouble”
in Chinese (Traditional) 預示著麻煩…
in Chinese (Simplified) 预示着麻烦…
(Definition of spell trouble from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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