Translation of "fall apart" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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fall apart

phrasal verb with fall uk /fɔːl/ us /fɑːl/ verb fell, fallen


B2 to break into pieces

My poor old boots are falling apart. 我可憐的舊靴子快要散掉了。

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B2 If an organization, system, or agreement falls apart, it fails or stops working effectively.

The deal fell apart because of a lack of financing. 由於缺乏資金,這筆交易告吹了。
Their marriage fell apart when she found out about her husband's affair. 她發現丈夫有婚外情後,他們的婚姻破裂了。

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informal to experience serious emotional problems that make you unable to think or act in the usual way

After his wife died, he began to fall apart. 妻子過世後,他精神開始崩潰。

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