Translation of "nail sth down" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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nail sth down

phrasal verb with nail uk /neɪl/ us /neɪl/ verb

(DECISION)

informal If you nail down an arrangement or decision, you decide and agree to the details of it.

敲定(协议);最终确定(或决定)
After a five-hour meeting, we finally nailed down a deal. 开了5个小时的会后,我们最终达成了一项协议。

(UNDERSTAND)

US informal to understand something completely, or to describe something correctly

完全理解;正确描述
We haven't been able to nail down the cause of the fire yet. 我们仍未弄清火灾的起因。

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