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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “tip over into sth”

tip over into sth

phrasal verb with tip /tɪp/ verb (-pp-)
If something tips over from something into something else, it stops being the first thing, and becomes the second
(由…)转变(为…)
At various points in the play, the action tips over from comedy into farce (= stops being amusing and becomes ridiculous).
这出戏中有好多地方,情节由喜剧变成了闹剧。
ChangingAdapting and modifying Adapting and attuning to somethingChanging frequently
(Definition of tip over into sth from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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