伤心总是难免的,关于“哭”的多种英语表达方式

人心不是铁做的,每个人心里总有那一处“柔软”的地方,流泪,哭泣,不丢人!关于“哭”的英语表达,来了解下。

1. be in tears 哭泣;流泪;

当你想哭,眼眶含泪时,通常就是用这个短语。

She will be in tears whenever she recalls the painful memories.

每当她回想起那些伤痛的往事,都会掉下眼泪。

2. be on the verge of tears 快要哭了

verge是处在边缘的意思,马上要哭出来了。

Don’t blame her; she is on the verge of tears.

别再责备她了,她都哭了。

3. burst into tears 放声大哭

指突然哭了起来,放声大哭。

I broke the news to her and she burst into tears.

我把消息告诉了她,结果她突然大哭了起来。

4. have tears in one’s eyes 热泪盈眶

Some appeared to have tears in their eyes.

有些人眼中似乎含着泪水。

5. shed tears 泪流满面

shed是流出、使落下的意思,这里指流泪。

Never be jealous and never shed tears.

决不要嫉妒,决不要流泪。

6. fight back tears 忍住眼泪

I stood there with a lump in my throat and tried to fight back tears

我站在那里,喉咙哽塞,拼命想止住眼泪。

7. a lump in one’s throat (因激动而)哽咽,喉咙哽住

There was a lump in my throat and I didn’t speak because I knew I would cry.

我哽咽了,没有说话,因为我知道我会哭的。

8. tears roll/run down one’s cheeks 泪水留下脸颊

He stood silently, tears rolling down his cheeks, while the music played.

音乐声响起时,他静静地站着,泪水顺着脸颊淌下来。

He felt hot tears well up and run down his cheeks.

他感到热泪夺眶而出,流满双颊。

9. somebody’s eyes water(风、烟雾等) 使眼睛淌眼泪

Joe’s eyes were watering from the smoke that filled the room. 

乔的双眼正被因满屋的烟雾熏得淌眼泪。

10. break down (因感情失控而)痛哭,大哭

I left quickly,not wanting to break down in front of the children. 

我赶快离开了,因为我不想在孩子们面前大哭。

11. bring tears to somebody’s eyes (因伤感而)流泪。

Those words can make your heart skip a beat and bring tears to your eyes.

那些话能使你的心为之一颤,让你热泪盈眶。

12. reduce somebody to tears 使某人不禁流泪

He nagged and complained, and reduced Louise to tears. 

他唠唠叨叨,不停地抱怨,使路易斯不禁流泪。