Translation of "appetizer" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

appetizer

noun [ C ] (UK usually appetiser) uk us /ˈæp.ɪ.taɪ.zər/ US  /-zɚ/

a small amount of food eaten before a meal

(餐前的)开胃小吃
At 6:30, everyone gathered for drinks and appetizers in the lounge. 6点30分,大家聚在休息室中喝饮料,吃小吃。

mainly US the first part of a meal

(一顿饭的)第一道菜,前菜
The average cost of a full three-course meal - appetizer, main course and dessert - including tip and a modest wine is about $45. 一顿包括前菜、主菜和甜点三部分 的全份西餐——包括小费和一瓶普通葡萄酒——一般要花45美元左右。

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