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the dickens of a row

Chinese translation: 争吵、 噪声

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English term or phrase:the dickens of a row
Chinese translation:争吵、 噪声
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18:49 Nov 6, 2003
English to Chinese translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
English term or phrase: the dickens of a row
Is she strong enough to strangle her husband silently without at least the dickens of a row?
panyuan
争吵、 噪声
Explanation:
她有那么强壮吗?她能掐死她的丈夫而连一点噪声都没有吗?

这里的 "the dickens of a row" 是指如果是人在受到攻击而自卫时,由於搏斗和叫喊而产生的声音。“the dickens”是强调语气。“ row”是争吵的意思。
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4 +5争吵、 噪声
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争吵、 噪声


Explanation:
她有那么强壮吗?她能掐死她的丈夫而连一点噪声都没有吗?

这里的 "the dickens of a row" 是指如果是人在受到攻击而自卫时,由於搏斗和叫喊而产生的声音。“the dickens”是强调语气。“ row”是争吵的意思。


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English Chinese Medical Translator - Jimmy Deng
New Zealand
Local time: 20:04
Native speaker of: Chinese
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Thank you very much!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Lu Zou
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agree  xxxzhongren
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agree  Xiaoping Fu
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agree  Danbing HE
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agree  GeorgeH
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neutral  chica nueva: without at least = 没有最少, the dickens of a row = the devil/the hell of a row = 一场大吵闹
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