Translation of "animal" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] (CREATURE) 生物 uk us /ˈæn.ɪ.məl/

something that lives and moves but is not a human, bird, fish or insect

wild/domestic animals 野生动物/家畜
Both children are real animal lovers. 两个孩子都很喜爱动物。
Surveys show that animal welfare has recently become a major concern for many schoolchildren. 调查表明动物福利近来已成为很多小学生关注的主要问题。

anything that lives and moves, including people, birds, etc.

Humans, insects, reptiles, birds and mammals are all animals. 人、昆虫、爬行动物、鸟类和哺乳动物都是动物。

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