Từ điển trực tuyến - Online Dictionary
aback
UK | US

English - Vietnamese Dictionary
aback /ə'bæk/
  • phó từ
    • lùi lại, trở lại phía sau
      • to stand aback from: đứng lùi lại để tránh
    • (hàng hải) bị thổi ép vào cột buồm (buồm)
      • to be taken aback: (hàng hải) bị gió thổi ép vào cột buồm
    • (nghĩa bóng) sửng sốt, ngạc nhiên
      • to be taken aback by the news: sửng sốt vì cái tin đó
Advanced English Dictionary
+ adverb
Idioms: be taken aback (by sb/sth) to be shocked or surprised by sb/sth: She was completely taken aback by his anger.
See also - "TAKE SB ABACK" at TAKE


Random quote: Yesterdays home runs don't win today's games.: Babe Ruth

Latest queries: jr., caching, conferred, evolving, superimpose, obeah, myriad, muesli, spillover, lugubrious, superhero, reflux, console, straining, knuckle, however, elected, market research, gooey, aback,

Updated: 14/03/2018: A new open-source Javascript engine/library named Howler has been employed to handle audiofile. Enjoy pronunciation!

Optional: 01/2018:Picture Dictionary

Updated: 05/06/2018:List of Academic Words

Updated: 03/2019: Learning by reading annotated text, reliable state of art and updated news