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whammy

US [ˈhwæmi]
UK ['wæmi]
  • n.晦气;倒霉事
  • Web剧烈的打击;坏运气;晦气歪米
Plural Form:whammies  
whammy
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晦气;倒霉事an unpleasant situation or event that causes problems for sb/sth
With this government we've had a double whammy of tax increases and benefit cuts.
自从这任政府上台以来,我们又是增加税收又是减少补贴,倒了双倍的霉。

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