mangle

US [ˈmæŋɡ(ə)l]
UK ['mæŋɡ(ə)l]
  • v.压碎;撕烂;严重损坏;糟蹋(如蹩脚的诗朗诵或拙劣的演奏)
  • n.轧液机
  • Web毁损;乱砍;破坏
Plural Form:mangles  Present Participle:mangling  Past Tense:mangled  
mangle
v.
1.
~ sth
压碎;撕烂;严重损坏to crush or twist sth so that it is badly damaged
His hand was mangled in the machine.
他的手卷到机器里轧烂了。
2.
~ sth
糟蹋(如蹩脚的诗朗诵或拙劣的演奏)to spoil sth, for example a poem or a piece of music, by saying it wrongly or playing it badly
n.
1.
(尤指旧时的)轧布机,轧液机a machine with two rollers used especially in the past for squeezing the water out of clothes that had been washed

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