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


verb [ T ] uk us /ˌdʌb.l̩ˈkrɒs/ US  /-ˈkrɑːs/ 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。
double-cross uk us noun [ C ]

They set up a double-cross to cheat him of his money. 他们设圈套骗他的钱。

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