stoop to sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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stoop to sth

disapproving
phrasal verb with stoop uk   us   /stuːp/ verb [I]
to ​loweryourmoralstandards by doing something that is ​unpleasant, ​dishonest, or ​unfair: I don't ​believe she would ​everstoop to ​bribery or ​blackmail. [+ -ing verb] He was ​amazed that a ​reputablefirm would ​stoop to ​selling the ​names of ​theirclients to other ​companies.
(Definition of stoop to sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “stoop to sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 卑鄙到做…的地步,堕落到做…的地步…
in Chinese (Traditional) 卑鄙到做…的地步,墮落到做…的地步…
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