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empty-handed

US [ˌempti ˈhændəd]
UK [ˌempti ˈhændɪd]
  • adj.一无所获;空手
  • Web空手的;空手而归;徒手的
empty-handed
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adj.
1.
一无所获;空手without getting what you wanted; without taking sth to sb
The robbers fled empty-handed.
抢劫犯一无所获地逃走了。
She visited every Sunday and never arrived empty-handed.
她每个星期天都来拜访,没有哪一次不带礼物。

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