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Definición de “tie sb (up) in knots” en inglés

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tie sb (up) in knots

informal
to confuse someone: The Director of Studies tied me up in knots by asking tricky questions.
Traducciones de “tie sb (up) in knots”
en chino (tradicionál) 使(某人)困惑,把(某人)弄糊塗…
en chino (simplificado) 使(某人)困惑,把(某人)弄糊涂…
(Definition of tie sb (up) in knots from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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