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talk sb down

(PREVENT) 制止 phrasal verb with talk /tɔːk/ US  /tɑːk/ verb [I]
to speak loudly or without stopping to prevent someone else from speaking 以高聲(或連續)講話制止(某人)說話 I tried to explain, but he just talked me down. 我想解釋一下,但他一直在滔滔不絕地說著,根本不讓我插話。 Interrupting and preventing from speaking
Translations of “talk sb down”
in Chinese (Simplified) 制止, 以高声(或连续)讲话制止(某人)说话…
(Definition of talk sb down phrasal verb, verb (PREVENT) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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