Translation of "doorstep" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


verb uk us /ˈdɔː.step/ US  /ˈdɔːr-/ (-pp-)

[ T often passive ] UK disapproving If you are doorstepped by journalists, they come to your house and ask you to speak or answer questions, even if you do not want them to

He complained about being doorstepped by the press. 他對報社記者強行上門採訪頗有微詞。

[ I or T ] to go to every house in a particular area selling something or asking for support


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

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