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作践
Simplified 作践
Traditional 作踐
Pin Yin
zuo4 jian4
English
  • humiliate; insult; spoil; waste
Examples:
1. 艺术家做广告是不是作践自己?
Are artists who work in advertising selling themselves?
2. 这样作践着苏文纨,他们俩言归于好。
By thus besmirching Su Wen-wan, the two made up.
3. 万般作践、肆虐、挫伤、砸碎,那是从路德直至米拉博历次革命的业迹;
Deeds of violence, brutalities, contusions, fractures; this is the work of the revolutions from Luther to Mirabeau.
4. 这是一个自己糟蹋自己,自己作践自己的问题。
It was a question of degrading himself, mutilating himself,
5. 现在逼得跟她们这种人姐妹相称,还要受她们的作践
Now I'm forced to call people like that my sisters and even have to put up with their insults.
6. 他正和一个“相公”鬼混,作践自己呢; 他还跟那些放浪形
Polluting himself with a gay and dissipated secret life in the company of other fast bloods, multimillionaires in money and paupers in character.
7. 狂风把五月宠爱的嫩蕊作践
Rough winds do shake the darling buds of May,
8. 想到这些,我眼泪不禁夺眶而出。有时我不禁犯疑,苍天为什么要这样作践自己所创造的生灵
The tears would run plentifully down my face when I made these reflections, and sometimes I would expostulate with my self, why providence should thus completely ruin its creatures,
9. "贾府中从不曾作践下人,只有恩多威少的."
They also knew that the servants there were not ill-used but shown more kindness than severity.
10. "作践的,公府千金似下流."
Trampling on the precious child of a ducal mansion.