Translation of "come off" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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come off

phrasal verb with come uk /kʌm/ us /kʌm/ verb came, come

C1 informal to happen as planned, or to succeed

取得預期的效果;成功
There was some sort of property deal that didn't come off. 有筆房地產交易沒有做成。
I tried telling a few jokes but they didn't come off (= no one laughed). 我試著講了幾個笑話,但沒有奏效。
come off better/worse/badly/well

to finish in a particular condition after a fight, argument, etc., especially compared to someone else

(尤指與其他的相比)表現得更好/更糟/不好/不錯
The smaller dog actually came off better, with only a few scratches. 那隻小一點的狗實際上表現得更為出色,身上只有幾處抓痕而已。
I always come off worse when we argue. 我們爭吵時我總是處於下風。

(Translation of “come off” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)