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第731回

To ditch. = To stop, to throw away or to crash land.

(俗)捨てる。

I had to ditch my PC because of mechanical problems.

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第732回

To guzzle. = To drink a liquid rapidly.

ガブガブ飲む。

In my school days, I used to guzzle a lot of beer everyday.

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第733回

Blowback. = Revenge.

仕返し。望まない結果。

If you insult someone, you should expect some blowback.

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第734回

A bang-up job. = A great job, good work, nice play.

いい仕事。

The staff at my school always do a bang-up job.

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第735回

A stone garden. = Cemetery.

霊園。

My office is next to a stone garden and it is very quiet.

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第736回

To lodge a complaint. = To make a complaint about something.

苦情を言う。

My new bike was broken so I lodged a complaint with the shop.

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第737回

A street heart. = Not a serious girlfriend or boyfriend, someone you hang with.

親密ではないが親しい友達。

In my high school days I had a few street hearts.

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第738回

To upgrade. = To improve.

向上させる。

I exercise daily to upgrade my health.

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第739回

Trophy wife. = Usually a pretty young woman who marries an older man with money.

裕福な年上の男性と結婚した魅力的な若い妻。

In my class reunion, I saw a few trophy wives.

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第740回

To put it in the rear view mirror. = To forget about it.

忘れる。気持ちを切り替える。

If you have problems, put them in the rear view mirror. Tomorrow is another day.

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