Translation of "go/fly off at a tangent" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

go/fly off at a tangent

UK (US go off on a tangent)

to suddenly start talking or thinking about a completely new subject

It's hard to get a firm decision out of him - he's always going off at a tangent. 很難從他那裡得到一個明確的答覆——他老是突然離題扯別的去了。

(Translation of “go/fly off at a tangent” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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