Phrasal Verb Thesaurus
|naff off (為 "fuck off" 的委婉語)||走開，滾開；別惹人厭||He was making a fuss, so I told him to naff off.|
|nag at +||數落 (某人)；不斷找 (某人) 的碴；對 (某人) 責罵不休||My boss is always nagging at me about my arriving a few minutes late for work.|
|nail * down +||成功獲得、達到、實現||They are having trouble nailing down the contract.|
|nail * down +||完全瞭解||I can't nail down what's wrong with their idea, but I'm sure it won't work.|
|nail * down +||自 (某人) 獲得完整的訊息或得知全部的情況||I can't nail them down about when they're going to finish the project.|
|name after +||以家族長輩的名字來給小孩命名||I was named after my grandfather.|
|narrow * down +||使 (可能性或選擇範圍) 減少||I am not sure which university to apply to, but I have narrowed my list down to three.|
|nip off/out||急忙離開或跑出去 (去某地方)||
I'm nipping off to get some milk.
She'll be back in a minute- she's just nipped out to the shops.
|nod off||打盹，打瞌睡||The movie was so boring that I nodded off before it was finished.|
|nod * through +||(法律、法案、規定等) 未經認真考慮或辯論就通過；(法律、法案、規定等) 輕易地通過||Parliament nodded the bill through.|
|nose about/around||搜尋，四處尋找 (某物)；打聽，刺探 (消息)||
I hate it when my mother noses about
The boss keeps nosing around our office when we are out at lunch.
|nose * out +||發現 (資訊、秘密等)||He nosed out their plans.|
|nose * out +||險勝 (某人)||The other candidate nosed him out by a few votes.|
|note * down + (= write down)||記下來，寫下來||She noted down my fax number so that she could send me the documents when she got to the office.|
|nut * out +||尋找問題的解答||The management and unions had a meeting to nut things out.|