Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Traditional) translation of “carrot and stick”

See all translations

carrot and stick

a system in which you are rewarded for some actions and threatened with punishment for others
胡蘿蔔加大棒(政策);軟硬兼施,威逼利誘,恩威並重
Sometimes I just have to resort to the carrot and stick approach with my children.
有時候我只能對我的孩子採取軟硬兼施的辦法。
Punishing and punishmentsPunishing by causing painHitting and beatingPrizes, rewards and medals
Translations of “carrot and stick”
in Russian кнут и пряник…
in Turkish ödül ve ceza yöntemi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 胡萝卜加大棒(政策), 软硬兼施,恩威并重…
in Polish kij i marchewka…
(Definition of carrot and stick from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “carrot and stick” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

baby

a very young child, especially one that has not yet begun to walk or talk

Word of the Day

The way we move (Verbs for walking and running)

by Kate Woodford,
March 25, 2015
​​​ This week we’re looking at interesting ways to describe the way that people move. Most of the verbs that we’ll be considering describe how fast or slow people move. Others describe the attitude or state of mind of the person walking or running. Some describe both. Starting with verbs for walking slowly,

Read More 

stackin’ p

March 30, 2015
idiom slang earning a lot of money ‘That’s a very generous present.”Yeah, well, she’s stackin’ p, innit?’

Read More