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告吹
Simplified 告吹
Traditional 告吹
Pin Yin
gao4 chui1
English
  • fail; fizzle out
Examples:
1. 艺术家约翰看出委托制作壁画的事己告吹了。
"John, the artist, could see the commission for the murals going up in smoke."
2. 这样一来,那项经过苦心筹划出来的方案也就此告吹
And thus gradually the scheme so laboriously put together unraveled.
3. 天气不好使那天的野餐告吹了。
Bad weather ruled the picnic out for that day.
4. 你不想知道我是怎样碰巧得到了整个案情都将告吹的消息吗?
Don't you wand to know how I happen to know that the whole thing is going to blow?
5. 假如没有你的帮助,这笔生意早就告吹了。
Had you not helped us, we should have canceled this transaction.
6. 我们凑不起钱来,计划告吹了。
Our plans were dashed when we were unable to raise any money.
7. 交易告吹.
The deal fell through, ie No agreement was reached.
8. 这项计划因费用过高而告吹.
The plan fell down because it proved to be too expensive.
9. 该项目因缺乏资金而告吹.
The project foundered as a result of lack of finance.
10. 但这个期限一旦公开,我们的战略即行告吹
Yet once the deadline was public our strategy was dead.