Translation of "cowboy" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] (DISHONEST PERSON) 不诚实的人 uk us /ˈkaʊ.bɔɪ/ UK informal

someone who is not honest, careful or skilful in their trade or business, or someone who ignores rules that most people obey and is therefore not considered to be responsible

Those builders are a bunch of cowboys - they made a terrible job of our extension. 那些建筑商是一帮不负责任的奸商——他们把我们的扩建工程弄得一团糟。

(Translation of “cowboy noun (DISHONEST PERSON)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)