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一筹莫展
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editor  15-05-29 17:25

Language:中文 pin yin English

“筹”指筹划、计谋。这句话的意思是,在困境中,任何计谋都无法施展,一点办法都想不出来,无法做出任何能改变局面的事情。
“筹” means to plan or to scheme. It implies that you can do nothing to change and find no way out of a dilemma. 
词语注释
困境(kùn jìng):n. plight
施展(shī zhǎn):v. carry out
改变(gǎi biàn):n. change
局面(jú miàn):n. situation
意义
这个成语非常容易被写成“一愁莫展”,而且容易被理解成为因为愁绪而无法展开眉头,使用时一定要注意。
Note that this idiom is easily written as “一愁莫展,” implying that the brow is furrowed with anxiety. 
例句
1. 你现在一筹莫展了,当时为什么不积极准备?
You are at your wits end. Why didn't you prepare when you had a chance?
2. 高物价、高失业率的状况下,爸爸妈妈相继事业,令这一家人一筹莫展。
Due to high prices and a high unemployment rate, Dad and Mom lost their jobs, and the family didn't know what to do.
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