Translation of "double-cross" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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double-crossverb [ T ]

uk /ˌdʌb.əlˈkrɒs/ us /ˌdʌb.əlˈkrɑːs/ informal

to deceive someone by working only for your own advantage in the (usually illegal) activities you have planned together

The diamond thief double-crossed his partners and gave them only worthless fake jewels. 盗钻石的贼用不值钱的假珠宝来欺骗同伙。

(Translation of “double-cross” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)