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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “heckle”

heckle

verb [I or T]     /ˈhek.l̩/
to interrupt a public speech or performance with loud unfriendly statements or questions
打断;诘难;(对…)起哄
A few angry locals started heckling (the speaker).
一些愤怒的当地人开始(对演说者)起哄。
Interrupting and preventing from speaking
heckler     /ˈhek.lər/ US  /-lɚ/ noun [C] The heckler was ejected from the hall by a couple of police officers.
起哄的人被几位警察赶出了大厅。
Speakers and talkers
(Definition of heckle verb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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