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on a dime
English: on a dime
Chinese: 在很小的范围内;立刻
Examples:
1. "As nice as they appear, and as friendly and as solicitous as they are, they change on a dime," he said.
努斯说:"同当初表现的和善、友好、对人关怀备至相比,他们的态度急转直下。
2. A sports car that stops on a dime.
跑车在小范围内行驶
3. Illicit and legitimate production can go on simultaneously; or, on a dime, this dual-use infrastructure can turn from clandestine to commercial and then back again.
非法与合法的生产能同时进行,或者军民两用的化学生产设施可以随时转产。
4. It's a sure bet that a loaded vehicle of that size will not be able to stop on a dime.
可以肯定,那种型号的满载卡车是不能在瞬间停下来的。
5. Now automotive engineers are catering to buyers who also want their big cars to start and stop on a dime.
目前汽车工程师正在想办法迎合买主。这些买主要他们的大车能在极短的距离内起步和停住。
6. She stopped on a dime.
她立即停止。
7. This car can turn on a dime.
这车能在极小的地方转弯。