Translation of "age" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun (LONG TIME) 长时间 uk us /eɪdʒ/
ages [ plural ] (also an age [ S ]) mainly UK informal

a very long time

It takes ages to cook. 做饭要花很长时间。
I've been waiting for ages. 我已经等了很长时间。
It's been ages/an age since we last spoke. 我们好长时间没有交谈了。

(Translation of “age noun (LONG TIME)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)