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Turkish translation of “cast a pall over sth”

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cast a pall over sth

If an unpleasant situation or piece of news casts a pall over an event, it spoils it.
gölge düşürmek; mahvetmek
The news of Nick's accident cast a pall over the celebrations.Damaging and spoilingDestroying and demolishing
Translations of “cast a pall over sth”
in Russian омрачать что-либо…
in Polish kłaść się cieniem na czymś…
(Definition of cast a pall over sth from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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