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stoop to sth

disapproving
verb [I] uk phrasal verb with stoop   /stuːp/ us  
to lower your moral standards by doing something that is unpleasant, dishonest, or unfair: I don't believe she would ever stoop to bribery or blackmail. [+ -ing verb] He was amazed that a reputable firm would stoop to selling the names of their clients to other companies.
Translations of “stoop to sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 卑鄙到做…的地步,墮落到做…的地步…
in Chinese (Simplified) 卑鄙到做…的地步,堕落到做…的地步…
(Definition of stoop to sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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