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under the wire
English: under the wire
Chinese: 在终点线, 在最后期限前
Examples:
1. Flight Lieutenant Jonathan Fielding reporting for duty, sir. I'm just Itching to paint a few more 109s on the side of my crate, so the sooner we all go under the wire the better, wouldn't you say?
飞行少尉乔纳森 费丁向您报到,长官。我真想再去击落几架敌机,你说呢,长官?
2. Get under the wire of
有条件列入|符合
3. He got an application in under the wire.
他在截止日期前交了申请书。
4. He wormed his way in under the wire.
他从铁丝网下蜿蜒而入。
5. John, who is38years old, got into Navy just under the wire because a few days later they lowered the age limit to36.
约翰刚好在年龄限制在38岁时参加了海军,因为几天后参军年龄限制提前到了36岁。
6. The rabbits couldn't get under the wire netting, so for once we were able to grow some vegetables.
兔子无法从铁丝网下面钻进来,我们总算可以种些蔬菜了。
7. There are some idioms which may just get under the wire of the above definition.
有几个成语勉强符合上述的定义。
8. To get under the wire
及时完成
9. We got in just under the wire with the Vladivostod agreement of November 1974.
就在限期快到时,我们于一九七四年十一月签署了符拉迪沃斯托克协议。
10. You're asking the wrong guy. Tried going over the wire, under the wire and through the wire. Now I reckon I'm content just to stare at the wire. You want advice? Try O'Brien. That old fool just won't give up.
你问错人了。试试逃出铁丝网,你永远永远逃不出去。你要建议?去找欧布莱恩吧。那老家伙老是不放弃。