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coattails
English: coattails
Chinese: n.(男装的)上衣背尾
Examples:
1. Books have been written about this festival. Clinging to the coattails of the winter solstice, Christmas celebrations hint at hope, at light in the darkness, warmth within the chill.
有许多书都写过这个节日。冬至过后,紧跟着就是圣诞节。圣诞节的庆祝活动寓意希望,寓意黑暗中的光明,寓意寒冷中的温暖。
2. He is a lazy man still riding on his father's coattails.
他是一个仍然依靠父亲帮助的懒汉。
3. He was elected senator on the president's coattails.
他是由于参议员的提携效应才赢得市长的职务。
4. I remember how the success fo the San Antonio Spurs getting over the next hump always seemed to ride on the coattails of Avery being able to hit that wide open jumper near the free throw line.
我记得埃弗里约翰逊在罚球线附近无人防守的跳投总是能帮助马刺成功地度过一一道难关。
5. In state after state, Democratic lawmakers who clung to Gov. Bill Clinton's coattails survived tough Republican challenges. Democrats appeared likely to gain in the Senate and suffer only modest losses in the House.
一州复一州,民主党国会议员藉克林顿州长的影响力胜过了共和党的严厉挑战。民主党人似乎可能在参院中有所斩获,在众院中略有折损。
6. Just think about it.You follow him all your life, clinging to his coattails with your teeth.If you aren't his running dog, then what are you?
你自己想想,一辈子跟住他,咬住他的衣服,你不是他的狗是什么?
7. Lauren Bush knows there are naysayers out there, doubters who claim she is riding the coattails of her family's political legacy to a modelling career.
乔治·布什16岁的侄女劳伦·布什知道总会有些人唱反调,那些怀疑者会说她凭借家庭政治遗产的优势而开始了模特生涯。
8. Resigned on the coattails of the scandal.
因丑闻而辞职
9. To what degree were there presidential“ coattails” in2000, and how will the presence or absence of those coattails affect policymaking in the near term?
辏?芡车摹疤嵝?钡搅耸裁闯潭龋?切┨嵝?拇嬖诨蛉鄙偃绾斡跋熳罱?纹诘恼?咧贫ǎ
10. Won the mayor's post on the senator's coattails.
得到参议员的帮助赢得市长的职务