Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Traditional) translation of “the wrong/other side of the tracks”

the wrong/other side of the tracks

a part of a town that is considered poor and dangerous
貧民區(城鎮中被視爲貧困和危險的區域)
Her boyfriend came from the wrong side of the tracks.
她的男朋友來自貧民區。
Areas in towns and cities
(Definition of the wrong/other side of the tracks from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “the wrong/other side of the tracks” in other dictionaries

Translations of “the wrong/other side of the tracks”

Word of the Day

give the green light to sth

to give permission for someone to do something or for something to happen

Word of the Day

Highly delighted, bitterly disappointed, ridiculously cheap: adverbs for emphasis.

by Liz Walter,
October 22, 2014
We often make adjectives stronger by putting an adverb in front of them. The most common ones are very and, for a stronger meaning, extremely: He was very pleased. The ship is extremely large. However, we don’t use very or extremely for adjectives that already have a strong meaning, for example fantastic,

Read More 

life tracking noun

October 20, 2014
the use of one or more devices or apps to monitor health, exercise, how time is spent, etc.

Read More