Translation of "Achilles heel" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

Achilles heel

noun [ C usually singular ] uk us /əˌkɪl.iːzˈhiːl/

a small fault or weakness in a person or system that can result in its failure

A misbehaving minister is regarded as a government's Achilles heel and is expected to resign. 一個行為不端的部長被視為政府的致命禍根,因而理應辭職。

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

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