Translation of "eddy" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ I ] uk /ˈed.i/ us /ˈed.i/

If water, wind, smoke, etc. eddies, it moves fast in a circle.

The water eddied around in a whirlpool. 水流形成了一个漩涡。
eddy noun [ C ] uk us

The bend in the river had caused an eddy of fast swirling water. 河流在转弯处形成了一个水势湍急的漩涡。

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