Journey in Life: 08/12/15

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

"Fraught with danger" nghĩa là gì?

Quản lý ngân hàng đầy nguy hiểm*. Photo courtesy trialsanderrors.

'Fraught with danger' có từ fraught là đầy và danger là mối hiểm nghèo, mối đe dọa; vì thế cụm từ này nghĩa là đầy nguy hiểm (full of something dangerous or unpleasant).

Ví dụ
Expanding Britain's war against ISIL is fraught with danger.

The migrants' trip is fraught with danger and anxiety about getting turned back.

The practice of Liberal leaders listening and then making a call as to where the party stands is fraught with danger for Abbott.

Mr Provan said much of his concern rested with so-called shadow brokers, who trade through market participants, and other fringe players. "It's like a two-tiered system and that is fraught with danger," he said. "The regulatory requirements for the main industry participants are much more rigorous than for those on the sidelines."

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* The War of Wealth by C.T. [Charles Turner] Dazey, author of In Old Kentucky, Jacob Litt, proprietor. The Run on the Bank. A crisis in the affairs of the great financial institution. The most animated and realistic scene ever shown on the stage. Promotional poster for the Broadway melodrama. Copyright by The Strobridge Lithograph Co., Cincinnati & New York, 1895.