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come off

informal phrasal verb with come /kʌm/ verb (came, come)
to happen as planned or to succeed
取得預期的效果;成功
There was some sort of property deal that didn't come off.
有筆房地產交易沒有做成。
I tried telling a few jokes but they didn't come off (= no one laughed).
我試著講了幾個笑話,但沒有奏效。
Succeeding, achieving and fulfilling
(Definition of come off phrasal verb, verb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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