Translation of "play around" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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play around

phrasal verb with play us uk /pleɪ/ verb


UK also play about informal to behave in a silly way

Stop playing around and get on with your homework! 别瞎闹了,抓紧做你的家庭作业吧!
I wish you wouldn't play about with that - you'll break it. 我希望你不要瞎弄那个东西了——你会把它弄坏的。


informal disapproving UK also play about If someone who is married or has a serious relationship plays around, they have sex with another person or people.

If she finds out he's been playing around with his secretary, there'll be trouble. 如果她发现他一直在和秘书乱搞的话,那就麻烦了。

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

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