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作祟
Simplified 作祟
Traditional 作祟
Pin Yin
zuo4 sui4
English
  • cause trouble; haunt
Examples:
1. “你打算像那个在森林里作祟的黑男人一样纠缠着我们吗?
"Art thou like the Black Man that haunts the forest round about us?
2. “你看这便是穷神作祟,耐儿,”他说着。
"See the curse of poverty, Nell," he said.
3. 妖精作祟
A fairy fox commences its antics
4. 一叠未回的信,就像一群不散的阴魂,在我罪深孽重的心底幢幢作祟
A stack of unanswered letters battens on me like a bevy of plaintive ghosts and plays havoc with my smitten conscience.
5. 这时候我前面提到的要求又在心里作祟了。
At this time my heart was consumed with the demand I have mentioned.
6. 可能是消费文化的心态在作祟,很多人认为选择是美好生活里不可或缺的因素。
Call it the consumer culture infiltrated mindset or what, a great majority today looks to the presence of choice as the factor of our well-being.
7. 至今仍在作祟的邪恶势力.
The forces of evil still at work today
8. 失业和贫乏的幽灵一直在对他们作祟是不能否认的。
There is no denying that the specter of unemployment and want is constantly haunting them.
9. 失业和匮乏的幽灵一直在对他们作祟是不能否认的。
There is no denying that the spectre of unemployment and want is constantly haunting them.
10. 你偷这件东西是完全因为贪心作祟吗?
Was it simple greed that made you steal it?