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失言 meaning in English

[ shīyán ]   Pronunciation:
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TranslationMobile
  • make an indiscreet remark; put one's foot in one's mouth; a slip of the tongue [lip]: 酒后失言 make an indiscreet remark under the influence of alcohol; 我知道他讲话的原意不是那样, 仅仅是失言罢了。 i know he didn't mean to say that. it was only a slip of the tongue
Examples
  • He stopped, realizing that he was blundering .
    他没有讲下去,自知失言
  • We all lose patience with tom because he broke his word .
    我们都无法忍受汤姆,因为他失言
  • I know he did n't mean to say that. it was only a slip of the tongue .
    我知道他讲话的原意不是那样,仅仅是失言罢了。
  • The duke, though a courtier, coloured slightly on hearing this, and the queen, was instantly sensible of her error .
    公爵虽说是一个朝臣,听了这话也不免感到脸红。王后也立刻意识到自己失言
  • Better the foot slip than the tongue trip
    谚语宁可失脚滑倒,不可随口失言
  • Better to slip with the foot than with the tongue
    宁可失脚滑倒,不可随口失言
  • He has an unfortunate aptitude for saying the wrong thing
    他有失言的倒霉本事
  • The island magic never fails to weave its spell
    岛国的神话从不失言地编织着它的传奇。
  • The clever lawyer tripped over the witness
    那个聪明的律师使证人失言
  • But he twice chided bank donors for their own lapses
    但是他两度责备世行的捐助国自己的失言
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Other Definitions
  • 失言 in French:动parler mal à propos;dire ce qu'il ne ...
  • 失言 in Japanese:失言する.口を滑らす.うっかり言いまちがう.老张觉得自己失言,连忙把话改过来...
  • 失言 in Korean:(1)[동사] 실언하다.酒后失言;술을 마시고 실언하다 =[失口(1)]...
  • 失言 in Russian:[shīyán] проговориться; сказать лишнее...
  • 失言 Chinese definition:shī yán无意中说出不该说的话:一时~也说失口。
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