Translation of "apocryphal" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


adjective uk us /əˈpɒk.rɪ.fəl/ US  /-ˈpɑː.krɪ-/ formal

describes a story that is probably not true although often told and believed by some people to have happened

an apocryphal story 杜撰的故事
It's a good story but I dare say it's apocryphal. 故事不错,但很可能是杜撰的。

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

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