Translation of "reek of sth" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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reek of sth

phrasal verb with reek uk /riːk/ us /riːk/ verb [ I ] informal

If an event or situation reeks of an unpleasant quality, it seems to be caused by or connected to that quality.

His promotion reeks of favouritism. 他的升職明顯有偏向的成分在內。

(Translation of “reek of sth” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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