Translation of "laissez-faire" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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laissez-fairenoun [ U ]

uk /ˌleɪ.seɪˈfeər/ us /ˌleɪ.seɪˈfer/

unwillingness to get involved in or influence other people's activities

The problems began long before he became CEO, but they worsened with his laissez-faire approach/attitude. 这些问题在他当校长之前就早已出现了,但由于他采取了放任自流的态度,结果变得更加严重了。

If a government is laissez-faire, it does not have many laws and rules that control the buying and selling of goods and services.


(Translation of “laissez-faire” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)