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be a far cry from
To be vastly different from something else. Living in the heart of New York City is a far cry from living in the rural countryside.
be a far cry from be very different from.
1987 National Geographic ‘I walk out and hire a helicopter…an expensive way to mine.’ And a far cry from the ancient Maori canoe expeditions…to hunt for jade.
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The sophisticated Q&A method of project management is a far cry from
the days when office managers and facilities managers were burdened with their companies' multimillion-dollar renovation.
My work abroad is a far cry from
my job in America as a congressional analyst.