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翻船
Simplified 翻船
Traditional 翻船
Pin Yin
fan1 chuan2
English
  • to capsize (and sink)
Examples:
1. “快划,”船长叫道,“现在已经顾不上考虑会不会翻船了。
'Give way then,' cried the captain. 'We mustn't mind if we swamp her now.
2. 松开大帆,不然我们会翻船的。
Ease the large sail out or we shall be blown over!
3. 如果你不安静坐好,便会翻船
If you don' t sit still, the boat will upset.
4. 许多人担心茹瓦永最后会筋疲力尽,爱德克艇也将在南部海洋失控而翻船
Many were worried that Joyon would end up exhausted and IDEC would simply flip over as she ran out of control in the Southern Ocean.
5. 在婚姻方面多次翻船
Suffer marital setbacks
6. 大船通常能够驶出大浪,但是小船可能就必须要采取防御措施来防止翻船或损坏。
The large ones can usually ride out the biggest storms, but smaller ones may have to take avoiding action to prevent loss or damage.
7. 翻船造成三人死亡。
The upset of the boat caused three deaths.
8. 阴沟里翻船
To fail miserably in a very easy task
9. 刮强风时,要收缩船帆,以防翻船
When a strong wind blows up, the sails have to be reefed in to prevent the boat from capsizing.