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

指责,批评;劝说;对…施加压力
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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