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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “a close/near thing”

a close/near thing

UK (mainly US a close call)
something which almost happened
几乎发生的事
The car just missed the child but it was a very close thing.
汽车差点撞着小孩,就差那么一点点。
Events and occurrencesAccidents and disasters
(Definition of a close/near thing from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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