sell (sb) out translation to Traditional Chinese

Translation of "sell (sb) out" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

sell (sb) out

informal phrasal verb with sell /sel/ verb (sold)
to not do what you have promised someone you will do or what you should do because you will get more advantages for yourself if you do something else
French farmers feel they've been sold out by their government in the negotiations.
They've sold out to the road transport lobby (= done what these people wanted).
Disappointing yourself and others
Translations of “sell (sb) out”
in Chinese (Simplified) 背叛, 出卖…
(Definition of sell (sb) out from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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