bring someone up short
- make someone stop or pause abruptly
...s notice (解僱時)在一星期前通知 at short notice 在短時間內,頃刻之間 at a moment...s notice 被認為不值得注意,不值一顧 bring...to [under] sb's notice 使某人注意到...有很大差別. I noticed someone going out. 我看到有人出去. 2...
...quot;I promise you all you wish, if you will but bring me my ball back again." But...head into the water and sank down; and in a short while came swimmming up again with the ball in his mouth, and ...
... Festival. It is quite appropriate to bring moon cakes with you in token of festival greetings... school at seven in accordance with the law in a remote village. Short of funds,