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pitchfork sb into sth

phrasal verb with pitchfork /ˈpɪtʃ.fɔːk/ US  /-fɔːrk/ verb
to cause someone suddenly to be in a particular situation, usually a difficult one, especially when they are not ready
强行把(某人)推入
Her father died when she was 22, and she was pitchforked into the running of the estate.
她22岁时父亲去世了,她不得不勉为其难地管理起庄园。
Causing difficulties for oneself or others
Translations of “pitchfork sb into sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 強行把(某人)推入…
(Definition of pitchfork sb into sth from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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