pitchfork sb into sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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pitchfork sb into sth

phrasal verb with pitchfork uk   /ˈpɪtʃ.fɔːk/  us   /-fɔːrk/ verb UK
to ​cause someone ​suddenly to be in a ​particularsituation, usually a ​difficult one, ​especially when they are not ​ready: Her ​fatherdied when she was 22, and she was pitchforked into the ​running of the ​estate.
(Definition of pitchfork sb into sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pitchfork sb into sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 强行把(某人)推入…
in Chinese (Traditional) 強行把(某人)推入…
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