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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “rope sb in”

rope sb in

informal phrasal verb with rope /rəʊp/ US  /roʊp/ verb [T usually + adv/prep]
to persuade someone to do something for you
勸說(某人)幫忙;說服(某人)加入
At the last minute, we roped in a couple of spectators to complete the team.
在最後關頭,我們說服幾位觀看的人加入,湊足了比賽人數。
Urging and persuadingCausing somebody to act
(Definition of rope sb in from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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