wrong-foot translate to Mandarin Chinese: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "wrong-foot" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


/ˌrɒŋˈfʊt/ US  /ˌrɑːŋ-/
[T] UK in a sport, to hit or kick the ball so that the other player believes the ball will go in the opposite direction to the one in which it will really go in order to make them move in the wrong direction
Cheating and trickingPlotting and trappingGeneral terms used in ball sports
[T often passive] to cause someone to be in a difficult situation by doing something unexpected
The company was completely wrong-footed by the dollar's sudden recovery.
Causing difficulties for oneself or others
Translations of “wrong-foot”
in Chinese (Traditional) (體育運動中)使(對手)錯判球的方向, 使措手不及…
(Definition of wrong-foot from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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