- a situation in which an accident or other unfortunate incident is barely avoided
noun: narrow escape, plural noun: narrow escapes
- 1. a situation in which an accident or other unfortunate incident is barely avoided:
he had a narrow escape in the street when part of a nearby house fell down
中文解釋：千鈞一髮 英文解釋：a case of only just avoiding (stated) evil
這就是翻譯的奧妙之處囉~narrow 你在字典上通常都只有窄小的意思，narrow escape，字面上的意思是指「從很窄小的空隙間逃出、有千鈞一髮的意思」，經過中文...
...jail by inside job (內神通外鬼). 2008-03-29 09:04:20 補充： ex2-2 『have a narrow escape from ......』→ 從......死裡逃生