Translation of "dying" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


adjective uk us /ˈdaɪ.ɪŋ/

very ill and likely to die soon

She nursed her dying husband for months. 她照料了病入膏肓的丈夫好几个月。

describes a tradition or industry which is becoming much less common or important


happening at the time someone dies, or connected with that time

Beethoven's dying words are said to have been "I shall hear in heaven." 据说贝多芬的临终遗言是“我在天堂会听到声音”。

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