Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Traditional) translation of “get your wires crossed”

get your wires crossed

When people get their wires crossed, they have a different understanding of the same situation
發生誤會;誤解
Somehow we got our wires crossed because I'd got the 23rd written down in my diary and Jen had the 16th.
我們誤會了,因為我在日記中寫的是23號,而簡寫的是16號。
Misunderstanding
(Definition of get your wires crossed from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Browse related topics

You are looking at an entry to do with Misunderstanding, but you might be interested in these topics from the Knowing and understanding topic area:

Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “get your wires crossed” in other dictionaries

Translations of “get your wires crossed”

Word of the Day

give the green light to sth

to give permission for someone to do something or for something to happen

Word of the Day

Highly delighted, bitterly disappointed, ridiculously cheap: adverbs for emphasis.

by Liz Walter,
October 22, 2014
We often make adjectives stronger by putting an adverb in front of them. The most common ones are very and, for a stronger meaning, extremely: He was very pleased. The ship is extremely large. However, we don’t use very or extremely for adjectives that already have a strong meaning, for example fantastic,

Read More 

life tracking noun

October 20, 2014
the use of one or more devices or apps to monitor health, exercise, how time is spent, etc.

Read More