Translation of "trigger-happy" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

trigger-happy

adjective uk us /ˈtrɪɡ.əˌhæp.i/ US  /-ɚ-/

informal describes someone who often uses his or her gun, shooting with very little reason

愛亂開槍的,動輒開槍的
Their police are worryingly trigger-happy. 他們的員警喜歡亂開槍,令人擔心。

disapproving ready to use violence or force immediately, without careful thought

好鬥的,愛動武的

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

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