Translation of "hotfoot" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


adverb uk /ˌhɒtˈfʊt/ us /ˈhɑːt.fʊt/ informal

very quickly and without delay

She'd come hotfoot from the palace with the latest news. 她急匆匆地从宫里带来了最新的消息。
verb uk /ˈhɒt.fʊt/ us /ˈhɑːt.fʊt/
hotfoot it informal

to run or walk somewhere as quickly as possible

He walked in and I hotfooted it out the back door. 他走了进来,而我从后门蹿了出去。

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

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