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boomerang

US [ˈbuməˌræŋ]
UK [ˈbuːməˌræŋ]
  • n.回力镖
  • v.(计划等)令人反受其害
  • Web飞去来器;飞镖;回旋镖
Plural Form:boomerangs  Present Participle:boomeranging  Past Tense:boomeranged  
boomerang
n.
1.
回力镖,飞去来器(澳大利亚土著人最先用于狩猎)a curved flat piece of wood that you throw and that can fly in a circle and come back to you. Boomerangs were first used by Australian Aborigines as weapons when they were hunting.
v.
1.
[i]
(计划等)令人反受其害if a planboomerangs on sb, it hurts them instead of the person it was intended to hurt

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