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trade on sth

phrasal verb with trade /treɪd/ verb
to use something, especially a characteristic, for your own advantage and usually in an unfair way
(為謀私利)利用
People are always trading on his generosity.
人們總是利用他的慷慨。
This kind of advertising trades on people's fears.
這種廣告利用人們的恐懼心理。
He trades on his good looks.
他利用自己的英俊相貌來謀取便利。
Using and misusing
Translations of “trade on sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) (为谋私利)利用…
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