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jilt

verb [T] uk   /dʒɪlt/ us  
to finish a romantic relationship with someone suddenly and unkindly: He jilted her for his best friend's sister.
jilted
adjective uk   /ˈdʒɪl.tɪd/ us    /-t̬ɪd/
Her jilted boyfriend has sworn revenge on her new husband.
Translations of “jilt”
in Spanish abandonar…
in French laisser tomber…
in German den Laufpaß geben…
in Chinese (Traditional) 突然拋棄(情人)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 突然抛弃(情人)…
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