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得过且过

dé guò qiě guò

Literal Meaning 字面意思

Let things pass

Definition 定义

Unambitious and purposeless; indifferent to any particular outcome

Similar English Idioms 相似英文习语

Aimless; feckless; drifting; easy come easy go; easygoing; laid-back

Example 例句

姐姐过去总是得过且过,每天都过得浑浑噩噩的。但是,当她发现了自己对动物的热忱之后,她开始努力不懈地工作,如今成为了一名兽医。 My sister had led a disengaged and aimless existence. But after discovering her love for animals, she started working really hard and is now a veterinarian.

Similar 相似词

敷衍塞责、马马虎虎

Opposite 相反词

精益求精
                               

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