Translation of "swear" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ I ] (USE RUDE WORDS) 使用粗话 uk us /sweər/ US  /swer/ (swore, sworn)

to use words that are rude or offensive as a way of emphasizing what you mean or as a way of insulting someone or something

It was a real shock, the first time I heard my mother swear. 我第一次听见母亲骂人时觉得非常震惊。
When the taxi driver started to swear at him, he walked off. 当出租车司机开口骂他的时候,他干脆走开了。

(Translation of “swear verb (USE RUDE WORDS)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)