There has been a busy start to polling in today's local elections.
The Politburo has been meeting in Peking to discuss the situation.
There has been a very mixed reaction to the decision.
This has been a really remarkable period of time.
But the human and economic cost has been high.
He has been remarkably calm and mature about it.
If you describe someone as a has-been, you are indicating in an unkind way that they were important or respected in the past, but they are not now.
...the so-called experts and various has-beens who foist opinions on us.
1. someone who is no longer popular
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