haunt verb (REPEATEDLY TROUBLE) - Definition in the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Simplified) translation of “haunt”

See all translations

haunt

verb [T] (REPEATEDLY TROUBLE)
反复烦扰
 
 
/hɔːnt/ US  /hɑːnt/
to cause repeated suffering or anxiety
使经常苦恼;不断困扰
Fighting in Vietnam was an experience that would haunt him for the rest of his life.
越南战争的经历给他日后的生活留下了挥之不去的阴影。
Thirty years after the fire he is still haunted by images of death and destruction.
那场火灾过去30年之后,死亡和毁灭的场景仍在他脑海中挥之不去。
Making people sad, shocked and upsetCausing anxiety and worryMaking people sad, shocked and upset
(Definition of haunt verb (REPEATEDLY TROUBLE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “haunt” in simplified Chinese

Definitions of “haunt” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

paradox

a situation or statement that seems impossible or is difficult to understand because it contains two opposite facts or characteristics

Word of the Day

What’s All The Commotion About? (Words to describe sounds)

by Kate Woodford,
May 20, 2015
​​​ In this post we look at a range of words and phrases that we use to describe noise and the absence of noise. Starting with complete quiet, we sometimes use the noun hush to describe silence: A hush fell over the room as the bride walked in./There was a deathly hush (=complete

Read More 

plyscraper noun

May 18, 2015
a skyscraper made mainly from wood The development of engineered timber could herald a new era of eco-friendly ‘plyscrapers’. Christchurch welcomed its first multistorey timber structure this year, there are plans for Vancouver, and the talk is China could follow

Read More