FEEDBACK

Meaning of 要挟

Use your mouse
to draw a Chinese
character here
yāo xié (Trad.: 要挾)
to threaten; to blackmail
Example Sentences
1
But then one day your son decides to hold your dreams hostage against you.
2
You're so proud you write a book. But then one day your son decides to hold your dreams hostage against you.
3
The sponsor threatened not to pay up.
4
Although the jury rejected Cao's claim that he was blackmailed into taking part, detectives have not ruled out the possible involvement of others.
5
The devil tries to take the daughter but can' t - because she is pure, so he threatens to take the father unless the daughter allows her father to chop off her hands.