Translation of "dross" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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drossnoun [ U ]

uk /drɒs/ us /drɑːs/ mainly UK

something that 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 percent 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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