Translation of "albatross" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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uk /ˈæl.bə.trɒs/ us /ˈæl.bə.trɑːs/

albatross noun (BIRD)

[ C ] a large white bird with long, strong wings that lives near the sea, found especially in the areas of the Pacific and South Atlantic oceans


albatross noun (PROBLEM)

[ S ] something or someone you want to be free from because that thing or person is causing you problems

Her own supporters see her as an albatross who could lose them the election. 就连支持她的人都把她看成是一个大包袱,认为她会使他们输掉这次选举。

(Translation of “albatross” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)