(really) take the biscuit - Definition in the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Traditional) translation of “(really) take the biscuit”

See all translations

(really) take the biscuit

UK ( US (really) take the cake) informal
You say that something or someone (really) takes the biscuit when they have done something that you find extremely annoying or surprising
極其討厭;十分驚人
And you say she's opening your letters now? Oh, that really takes the biscuit!
你說她在拆你的信?啊,這可真令人難以置信!
Expressions of surpriseExpressions of anger
Translations of “(really) take the biscuit”
in Chinese (Simplified) 极其讨厌, 十分惊人…
(Definition of (really) take the biscuit from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “(really) take the biscuit” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

a game in hand

if a sports team has a game in hand over other teams in a competition, it still has another game to play in which it can gain points

Word of the Day

What’s All The Commotion About? (Words to describe sounds)

by Kate Woodford,
May 20, 2015
​​​ In this post we look at a range of words and phrases that we use to describe noise and the absence of noise. Starting with complete quiet, we sometimes use the noun hush to describe silence: A hush fell over the room as the bride walked in./There was a deathly hush (=complete

Read More 

ancestral health noun

May 25, 2015
diet based on the presumed diet of our Palaeolithic ancestors ‘Ancestral health,’ to use a term popular among Paleo followers, has gone mass.

Read More