short-change

 
       
  • vt. (给顾客)少找钱;少付
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short-change的英文翻译是什么意思,词典释义与在线翻译:

英英释义

Verb:
  1. cheat someone by not returning him enough money

  2. deprive of by deceit;

    "He swindled me out of my inheritance"
    "She defrauded the customers who trusted her"
    "the cashier gypped me when he gave me too little change"

short-change的用法和样例:

例句

  1. The naughty little boy was given short change by his relatives.
    那调皮的小男孩没能得到他亲戚很好的关照。
  2. I've finished with our grocer for good; that's the third time he's tried to give me short change.
    我已经与我们的食品商永远断绝来往了; 这是他第三次想少找给我钱。
  3. John made a big stink about being accidentally short changed.
    售货员无意中少找了钱,约翰就大叫大嚷起来。
  4. To cheat someone by not returning all the money due him. EXAMPLE: The dishonest restaurant owner tried to short change the tourists when they paid their bill, but they called the police.
    游客们付帐时,不诚实的餐厅老板试图通过少找零头来欺骗他们,结果游客们叫了警察。
  5. Roaches terrified that someone will shine a light on them. Whimpering when the grocery clerk short changes them a quarter.
    斜齿编在有人用光照到它们时会非常害怕,而这种人在杂货店职员少找给他们两毛五分钱时,便会抱怨不停。

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