rub salt into someone’s wounds; rub salt in/into the wound

在某人傷口抹鹽;使某人痛上加痛;使某人更加難堪。

例句:

  • Losing was bad enough and having to watch them receiving the trophy just rubbed salt into our wounds. (吃敗仗已經夠糟了,還要看他們領獎,簡直就是在我們的傷口抹鹽)
  • The manager is really unpopular because he is always rubbing salt in the wounds of his employees by criticizing them harshly. (這位經理真不得人緣,因為他老是嚴厲指責他的員工,使他們更加難堪)

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