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  1. soften up

    • ph.
      使變軟; 使軟化; 使溫和; 安撫;緩和; 減輕; 削弱(力量等); 削弱(敵方的)抵抗及士氣
    • 釋義

    片語

    • 1. 使變軟; 使軟化; 使溫和; 安撫 The child softened up the plasticine with his fingers. 孩子用手指把代用黏土弄軟。
    • 2. 緩和; 減輕; 削弱(力量等); 削弱(敵方的)抵抗及士氣 The beach defences were softened up before the landing crafts went in. 在登陸艇駛入以前, 海灘防禦工事已遭削弱。
    • 3. 【口】瓦解(或削弱)某人的抗拒力 Housewives were softened up with free gifts before the salesmen began the hard talking. 推銷員先用贈品打動家庭婦女的心, 接著就開始直截了當的兜售了。