Translation of "trigger-happy" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


adjective uk us /ˈtrɪɡ.əˌhæp.i/ US  /-ɚ-/

informal describes someone who often uses his or her gun, shooting with very little reason

Their police are worryingly trigger-happy. 他们的警察喜欢乱开枪,令人担心。

disapproving ready to use violence or force immediately, without careful thought


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

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