Journey in Life: 01/11/17

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

"Stick to his guns" nghĩa là gì?

Photo courtesy Konstantin Stepanov.

'Stick to one's guns' = lăm lăm/khư khư khẩu súng -> nghĩa là giữ vững quan điểm, kiên định lập trường (hold fast to a statement, opinion, or course of action).

Ví dụ
Sheriff Michael Zurlo stuck to his guns about a new mandate taking affect statewide.

Piers Morgan has stuck to his guns after an emotionally charged interview on Good Morning Britain.

Despite Mr Farage's insistence that this was not the case, Joe stuck to his guns, claiming that it was 'open to interpretation'.

Madison received blowback from the left and right alike, but stuck to his guns, arguing that Sessions’ granddaughter was being used as a prop, and tying Sessions’ stance on immigration to the exclusionary snti-Asian immigration policies of the 1880’s.

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