Translation of "brainstorm" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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brainstormverb [ I or T ]

uk /ˈbreɪn.stɔːm/ us /ˈbreɪn.stɔːrm/

(of a group of people) to suggest a lot of ideas for a future activity very quickly before considering some of them more carefully

The team got together to brainstorm (the project). 组员们聚集在一起(就这个项目)集思广益。

brainstormnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈbreɪn.stɔːm/ us /ˈbreɪn.stɔːrm/ informal

US UK brainwave a sudden clever idea

The toy's inventor was watching his children play one day when he had a brainstorm.

UK a sudden state of being unable to think clearly

I must have had a brainstorm - I went shopping and forgot to take any money. 我当时一定是蒙了——我出去买东西却忘了带钱。

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