Water under the bridge meaning

What does the saying 'Water under the bridge' mean?

Idiom: Water under the bridge

Meaning: If something belongs to the past and isn't important or troubling any more, it is water under the bridge.

Country: International English | Subject Area: Buildings & construction | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used
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