Translation of "body" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun (PHYSICAL STRUCTURE) 躯体 uk us /ˈbɒd.i/ US  /ˈbɑː.di/

[ C ] the whole physical structure that forms a person or animal

A good diet and plenty of exercise will help you to keep your body healthy. 良好的饮食和充足的锻炼将有助于保持身体健康。
She rubbed sun lotion over her entire body. 她全身都擦了防晒霜。

[ C ] the main part of a person's or animal's body, without the head, or without the head, arms and legs

He had a fat body but rather thin legs and arms. 他身上很胖,但腿和胳膊却很瘦。

[ C ] a dead person

A body was washed up on the beach last week. 上周有具尸体被冲上了海滩。

[ C usually singular ] old-fashioned a person

How is a body supposed to live in these conditions? 人怎么可能住在这种环境里呢?

[ C ] the painted metal shell of a vehicle, such as a car or an aircraft

车身;船体;机身 → See also bodywork

[ C ] UK (US bodysuit) a piece of tight-fitting women's clothing that covers the top half of the body, and which fastens between the legs


(Translation of “body noun (PHYSICAL STRUCTURE)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)