matchmaker

美 ['mætʃ'mekɚ]
  • n. 媒人;安排比赛的人;火柴制造者
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matchmaker 媒人

match,匹配,配偶,maker,产生,制造。比喻用法。

matchmaker (n.)
also match-maker, "marriage-broker," 1630s, from match (n.2) + maker. Related: Match-making.
1. Some friends played matchmaker and had us both over to dinner.
一些朋友牵线搭桥,把我们两个都请去赴宴。

来自柯林斯例句

2. The matchmaker has been an important member of Jewish communities for centuries.
数世纪以来,媒人一直在犹太人社区扮演着重要角色。

来自柯林斯例句

3. What a fine matchmaker Mrs. Wang had turned out to be!
汪太太做得好媒人!

来自汉英文学 - 围城

4. The little boy began to scream and kick. The matchmaker took him outside.
小小的孩子也哭了,手脚乱舞的, 可是老妇人终于给他拉到小门外去.

来自汉英文学 - 中国现代小说

5. Liu Tung - fang had once asked Mrs. Wang to act as matchmaker for his sister.
刘东方有一次托汪太太为妹妹做媒.

来自汉英文学 - 围城

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