Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Traditional) translation of “pitchfork sb into sth”

pitchfork sb into sth

phrasal verb with pitchfork /ˈpɪtʃ.fɔːk/ US  /-fɔːrk/ verb
to cause someone suddenly to be in a particular situation, usually a difficult one, especially when they are not ready
強行把(某人)推入
Her father died when she was 22, and she was pitchforked into the running of the estate.
她22歲時父親去世了,她不得不勉為其難著手管理莊園。
Causing difficulties for oneself or others
(Definition of pitchfork sb into sth from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Browse related topics

You are looking at an entry to do with Causing difficulties for oneself or others, but you might be interested in these topics from the Easy and difficult topic area:

Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “pitchfork sb into sth” in other dictionaries

Translations of “pitchfork sb into sth”

Word of the Day

first:

(a person or thing) coming before all others in order, time, amount, quality, or importance

Word of the Day

Countability – grammar codes

by Dom Glennon​​,
November 26, 2014
Advices and informations Have you ever noticed strange codes in square brackets on entries in Cambridge Dictionaries Online and wondered what they mean? These are grammar codes, giving you a brief summary of how that word behaves grammatically. More information can be obtained by hovering your cursor over the code, and there’s

Read More 

ped-text verb

November 24, 2014
to text someone while walking I’m ped-texting, I’m looking down at my phone, 75 percent of the time.

Read More