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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “iffy”

iffy

adjective
 
 
/ˈɪf.i/ informal
not certain or decided
没把握的;未确定的
Simon's still kind of iffy about going to Columbia.
西蒙还有点儿没拿定主意是否要去哥伦比亚。
UncertaintyHesitatingAchievable
not completely good, honest or suitable
有点儿坏的;不很诚实的;不大合适的
The milk smells a bit iffy.
这牛奶闻起来有点儿不对劲。
I was hoping to go to the park but the weather's looking a bit iffy.
我本打算去公园,但天气看起来不大好。
DishonestQuite good, or not very goodSuitable and acceptableUnsuitable and unacceptable
(Definition of iffy from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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