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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “in the doghouse”

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in the doghouse

UK and US informal
If you are in the doghouse, someone is annoyed with you and shows their disapproval
惹禍,惹麻煩
I'm in the doghouse - I broke Sara's favourite vase this morning.
我惹麻煩了——今天早晨我把莎拉最喜愛的花瓶給打碎了。
Humiliating and degrading
Translations of “in the doghouse”
in Chinese (Simplified) 惹祸,惹麻烦…
(Definition of in the doghouse from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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