go up in smoke
- 被燒光；【喻】以失敗告終; 未剩下有價值的東西
- 1. 被燒光
The whole house went up in smoke in less than an hour. 整座房子不到一個小時就燒光了。
The original library went up in smoke during the war. 原來的圖書館在戰爭中被燒毀了。
- 2. 【喻】以失敗告終; 未剩下有價值的東西
He saw his life savings go up in smoke when the stock market crashed. 股市崩盤後, 他眼看畢生積蓄化為烏有。
When he crashed his car all his travel plans went up in smoke. 他把汽車撞壞了, 他的整個旅行計劃都吹了。
...sordid affair, our changes for winning the city championship would go up in smoke . 假如Art再這件醜聞中被當作嫌疑犯..那我們贏得城市比賽冠軍的機會...
... uncle used to smoke , but he has finally... and educated in London . He was brought up in London . 這一... grew up and went to school in London...
...shift the attention of wanting to smoke 3.The sales report showed the air conditioner in the electrical home appliances... since last May to go up a little was and urgent ...