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blow off steam

"放掉蒸气"以减少压力。"steam"是蒸气"。此语又喻指"出气,泄怒;发泄被压抑的感情;松驰紧张的情绪;耗去多余精力"。亦作let off steam.


When Maria was blowing off steam, her husband would keep silent.

每当玛丽亚发牢骚时,她丈夫便沉默不语。

After the mid-term exam, the students decided to go on an excursion to let off steam.

期中考试以后,学生们决定外出远足以放松一下紧张的情绪。

The children ran around the playground, letting off steam.

孩子们课间在操场上到处奔跑,渲泄多余的精力。






















 
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