Translation of "topsy-turvy" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


adjective, adverb uk us /ˌtɒp.siˈtɜː.vi/ US  /ˌtɑːp.siˈtɝː-/ informal

(in a state of being) confused, not well organized or giving importance to unexpected things; upside down

The government's topsy-turvy priorities mean that spending on education remains low. 政府颠倒应该优先安排的项目意味着教育经费依然会很低。

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