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糟蹋
Simplified 糟蹋
Traditional 糟蹋
Pin Yin
zao1 ta4
English
  • to waste
  • to wreck
  • to despoil
  • to abuse
  • to slander
  • to insult
  • to defile
  • to trample on
Examples:
1. 种花草太糟蹋了!你听我的话,在这里放一只弹子台!
"Waste this on plants? You take my advice and have billiard table here."
2. 别唱走调而糟蹋了那首歌。
Don't butcher that song by singing off key.
3. 他谈话时任意糟蹋《茂莱士语法》。
His conversation was infree and easy defiance of Murray's Grammar.
4. 父亲多么失望,这么好的机会竟为孩子糟蹋掉。
How disappointing to my father, this great opportunity wasted on a child!
5. 我帮你糟蹋那上帝造的你那个可怜没出息的兄弟呢。
I am helping you to mar that which God made, a poor unworthy brother of yours.
6. 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,
7. 人们竟然会这样糟蹋我们国家,这真使人感到奇怪。
It's really curious how people have come to run down our country.
8. 她发现树篱被糟蹋,花坛里野草丛生。
She came across butchered hedges and flowerbeds choked with weeds.
9. 我们的前半生为父母所糟蹋,而后半生又复为儿女所糟蹋
The first half of our lives is ruined by our parents and the second half by our children.
10. 唉!我怎么啦,自己糟蹋起自己来啦,叫自己是女孩儿家。
Why do I do myself the injustice of calling myself a girl?