Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Simplified) translation of “sell-out”

See all translations

sell-out

noun [C usually singular] (BROKEN PROMISE)
食言
 
 
/ˈsel.aʊt/ disapproving
when someone does not do what they have promised to do or what they should do
背叛;出卖
Most of the workers see the union agreement as a sell-out.
大多数工人觉得工会协议是一种背叛。
Disloyalty, betrayal and treason
Translations of “sell-out”
in Chinese (Traditional) 食言, 背叛, 出賣…
(Definition of sell-out noun (BROKEN PROMISE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “sell-out” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

glacial

made or left by a glacier

Word of the Day

Let’s celebrate! (words and phrases for parties)

by Kate Woodford,
December 17, 2014
​​​ With Christmas and New Year almost upon us, we thought it a good time to look at the language of parties and celebrations. First, let’s start with the word ‘party’ itself. To have or throw a party or, less commonly, to give a party is to arrange a party: We’re having a

Read More 

cinderella surgery noun

December 15, 2014
cosmetic surgery to the feet We have all heard of people having nose jobs, boob jobs and liposuction – but now a new trend growing in popularity in America: Cinderella surgery.

Read More