rat run translate to Mandarin Chinese: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "rat run" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

rat run

noun [C]
a small road which is used by a lot of drivers who are trying to avoid traffic on larger roads
The road through our village has become a rat run for commuters trying to avoid delays on the A14.
驾车上下班的人们为了避开 A14 大道的交通阻塞,纷纷从穿过我们村的这条小路上绕行。
Rural and suburban roads
Translations of “rat run”
in Chinese (Traditional) (司機爲避開大路上的交通擁堵而走的)小路,小街…
(Definition of rat run from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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