Translation of "Cinderella" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ S ] uk us /ˌsɪn.dərˈel.ə/ US  /-dəˈrel-/

someone or something that is given little attention or care, especially less than they deserve

Mental health has long been considered the Cinderella of the health service. 长期以来,精神健康在公共医疗保健服务中一直被忽视。

a girl in a traditional story who was badly treated by her sisters but who met and married a prince


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