Bow to pressure 迫於壓力低頭讓步

A Japanese woman bows in greeting to a monk.
Image caption A Japanese woman bows in greeting to a monk. Photo by Fred Adler.

今日短語

Bow to pressure 的意思是迫於壓力而做出讓步。

例句

Bowing to pressure from its customers, the restaurant changed the menu to include a vegetarian option.

The senator accused Barack Obama of bowing to pressure from environmentalists.

He resigned his position after bowing to pressure from the newspapers.

請注意

另一個短語 to ease the pressure 意思是放鬆,減輕壓力。可不要混淆了。

例句

To ease the pressure of work, she decided to book a two-week holiday.