flap verb (BEHAVE NERVOUSLY) translate to Mandarin Chinese Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "flap" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

flap

verb [I] (BEHAVE NERVOUSLY) 表现慌张     /flæp/ (-pp-) informal
to behave in a nervous and excited way 激动;焦躁 Don't flap - there's plenty of time to cook before they arrive. 别慌,在他们到来之前还有充裕的时间准备饭菜。 Stop flapping about/around! 别慌里慌张的! Causing anxiety and worryMaking people sad, shocked and upset
(Definition of flap verb (BEHAVE NERVOUSLY) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
A blazing row: words and phrases for arguing and arguments
A blazing row: words and phrases for arguing and arguments
by ,
May 04, 2016
by Kate Woodford We can’t always focus on the positive! This week, we’re looking at the language that is used to refer to arguing and arguments, and the differences in meaning between the various words and phrases. There are several words that suggest that people are arguing about something that is not important. (As you might

Read More 

Word of the Day

droid

a robot (= a machine controlled by computer) that is made to look like a human

Word of the Day

trigger warning noun
trigger warning noun
May 02, 2016
a warning that a subject may trigger unpleasant emotions or memories This is not, I should stress, an argument that trigger warnings should become commonplace on campus.

Read More