简明英汉词典

foist
[fCist]
vt.
偷偷插入, 使混入, 硬卖给, 私自添加, 把...强加(于), 把...塞(给)

基本词义

Foist
[5fEuist]
中国佛教徒

美国传统词典[双解]

foist
foist
AHD:[foist]
D.J.[f%ist]
K.K.[f%!st]
v.tr.(及物动词)
foist.edfoist.ingfoists

(1)

To pass off as genuine, valuable, or worthy:
蒙混:作为真品、有价值或值得珍藏的东西蒙混:
“I can usually tell whether a poet . . . is foisting off on us what he'd like to think is pure invention”(J.D. Salinger)
“我通常是能够区分出一个诗人…是否以他自以为完全是创新的文辞蒙混我们”(J.D.塞林杰)

(2)

To impose (something or someone unwanted) upon another by coercion or trickery:
冒充:用威胁或欺骗把(不想要的东西或不受欢迎的人)强压给他人:
They had extra work foisted on them because they couldn't say no to the boss.
因为他们不能反抗老板,所以被迫做许多额外的工作

(3)

To insert fraudulently or deceitfully:
偷偷插入:不诚实地或以欺骗的方式加入:
foisted unfair provisions into the contract.
以欺骗方式在合同中加入不公平的条款

语源

(1)

Probably Dutch dialectal vuisten [to take in hand]
可能为 荷兰方言 vuisten [用手接]

(2)

from Middle Dutch
源自 中古荷兰语

(3)

from vuist [fist] * see penk we
源自 vuist [拳头] *参见 penk we

现代英汉词典

foist
[fCIst]
vt.

(1)

强人所难
He foisted himself on them for the weekend.
他强要和他们去度周末。
"They didn't invite John to go out with them, but he foisted himself on them."
"他们并未邀请约翰一同出游,可是他自己硬跟着他们去。"

(2)

骗售

现代英汉综合大辞典

foist
[fCist]
vt.

(1)

私自添加, 偷偷塞进(into, in)

(2)

偷偷安插(人); 骗卖(假货等)

(3)

把...强加于, 把...塞给
The author discovered that the translator had foisted several passages into his book.
作者发现译者偷偷在他的原著中插入了几段。

习惯用语

foist oneself on sb.
硬缠着某人(而不肯离开)

foist sth. on sb.
把假货[次货]骗售给某人

foist sth. off on sb.
把假货[次货]骗售给某人

基本词义

Foist
[5fEuist]
n.
中国佛教徒

美国传统词典

foist
foist
AHD:[foist]
D.J.[f%ist]
K.K.[f%!st]
v.tr.
foist.ed, foist.ing, foists

(1)

To pass off as genuine, valuable, or worthy:
“I can usually tell whether a poet . . . is foisting off on us what he'd like to think is pure invention”(J.D. Salinger)

(2)

To impose (something or someone unwanted) upon another by coercion or trickery:
They had extra work foisted on them because they couldn't say no to the boss.

(3)

To insert fraudulently or deceitfully:
foisted unfair provisions into the contract.

语源

(1)

Probably Dutch dialectal vuisten [to take in hand]

(2)

from Middle Dutch

(3)

from vuist [fist] * see penk we

英汉航海大词典

foist
n.骗售,蒙混

英汉化学大词典

foist
vt.蒙混,私自添加

英汉海运大词典

foist
轻型驳船(一种划桨及驶风小船)轻型驳船,一种划桨及驶风小船

英汉经贸大词典

foist
n.骗售,蒙混

英汉计算机大词典

foist
vt.蒙混(私自添加)

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