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ups and downs

noun [plural] uk   us  
If someone or something experiences ups and downs, a mixture of good and bad things happens to him, her, or it: Like most married couples we've had our ups and downs, but life's like that.
Translations of “ups and downs”
in Chinese (Traditional) 盛衰, 沉浮…
in Russian взлеты и падения, хорошее и плохое…
in Turkish iniş çıkışlar, çalkantılar, iyi kötü gelişmeler…
in Chinese (Simplified) 盛衰, 沉浮…
in Polish wzloty i upadki…
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