Translation of "dross" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ U ] uk /drɒs/ US  /drɑːs/ mainly UK

something which has no use or no value

So much of what's on TV is pure dross. 电视上演的多是垃圾。
We read all the manuscripts but 95% are dross. 我们把所有的手稿都读了一遍,但其中的95%都一无是处。

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

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