Translation of "concrete" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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concretenoun [ U ]

uk /ˈkɒŋ.kriːt/ us /ˈkɑːn.kriːt/

B2 a very hard building material made by mixing together cement, sand, small stones, and water

reinforced concrete 钢筋混凝土
a concrete floor/path 混凝土地面/道路
a grey concrete building 灰色的混凝土建筑物

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concreteverb [ T ]

uk /ˈkɒŋ.kriːt/ us /ˈkɑːn.kriːt/ UK

to cover something in concrete

Why did you concrete over that nice garden? 你为什么把那个漂亮的花园铺上混凝土?


uk /ˈkɒŋ.kriːt/ us /ˈkɑːn.kriːt/

C1 clear and certain, or real and existing in a form that can be seen or felt

They think she killed her husband, but they have no concrete evidence. 他们认为她杀死了自己的丈夫,但是他们没有确凿的证据。
We have a general idea of what we want, but nothing concrete at the moment. 我们对需要什么有个大致的想法,可是具体的东西目前还没有想好。

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