Translation of "clamp down on sth" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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clamp down on sth

phrasal verb with clamp uk /klæmp/ us /klæmp/ verb

to take strong action to stop or limit a harmful or unwanted activity

取缔;严禁;强行限制;压制
The government is clamping down on teenage drinking. 政府严禁青少年饮酒。

(Translation of “clamp down on sth” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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