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chivvy

verb [T usually + adv/prep]
 
/ˈtʃɪv.i/ UK informal
to encourage someone to do something they do not want to do
催促;强求
He kept putting off writing the report so I had to chivvy him along.
他总是拖延着不写报告,所以我得催着他。
I had to chivvy him into writing the report.
我得催着他写报告。
Urging and persuadingCausing somebody to actEncouraging and urging onInspiration and inspiring
Translations of “chivvy”
in Chinese (Traditional) 催促, 強求…
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