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What does one-day wonder mean?

Meaning of idioms with examples...

one-day wonder

The phrase one-day wonder refers to something or someone that attracts great interest for a short time but is subsequently forgotten.

Variations of this idiom include:

nine-day/seven-day/one-day wonder


1. The news of his sudden resignation was only a nine-day wonder.
2. Their performance was just a one-day wonder.

This idiom is in the time category

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