Translation of "pound away at sth/sb" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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pound away at sth/sb

phrasal verb with pound uk /paʊnd/ us /paʊnd/ verb [ I or T ]

to criticize something or try to get someone to do something

The campaigners have promised to keep pounding away at the council until the decision to build the road is reversed. 运动发起人保证将不断向市政委员会施加压力,直到他们取消筑路的决定。

(Translation of “pound away at sth/sb” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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