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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “stagger”

stagger

verb [I usually + adv/prep] (MOVE)
移动
 
 
/ˈstæɡ.ər/ US  //
to walk or move with difficulty as if you are going to fall
摇晃;蹒跚;踉踉跄跄地走
After he was attacked, he managed to stagger to the phone and call for help.
他遇袭后,跌跌撞撞地走到电话机旁打电话求救。
figurative The company is staggering under a $15 million debt and will almost certainly collapse by the end of the year.
公司背负着1500万美元的债务,举步维艰,年底前几乎肯定要倒闭。
Moving unsteadily or with difficulty
(Definition of stagger verb (MOVE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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