Translation of "hot potato" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

hot potato

noun [ C ] uk us

a problem, situation, etc. that is difficult to deal with and causes a lot of disagreement

棘手的事情,麻烦事
The abortion issue is a political hot potato in the United States. 在美国,堕胎问题是一个非常棘手的政治议题。

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

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