Translation of "the sharp end" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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the sharp endnoun [ S ]

uk /ˈʃɑːp ˌend/ us /ˈʃɑːrp ˌend/ UK informal

the part of an activity, such as a job, where the most problems are likely to be found

A job like hers would be much too demanding for me, but she enjoys being at the sharp end. 她那样的工作对我来说太困难了,但她喜欢这种激烈的挑战。

(Translation of “the sharp end” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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