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coup de grâce

US [ˌku də ˈɡrɑs]
UK [ˌkuː də ˈɡrɑːs]
  • n.最后的一击;(尤指解除痛苦的)致命的一击
coup de grâce
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n.
1.
最后的一击an action or event that finally ends sth that has been getting weaker or worse
My disastrous exam results dealt the coup de grâce to my university career.
我考试考得一塌糊涂,这就断送了我的大学生涯。
2.
(尤指解除痛苦的)致命的一击a hit or shot that finally kills a person or an animal, especially to put an end to their suffering

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