Translation of "elastic" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

elastic

adjective uk /iˈlæs.tɪk/ us /iˈlæs.tɪk/

An elastic material is able to stretch and be returned to its original shape or size.

有弹性的
A lot of sportswear is made of very elastic material. 许多运动装都是用弹性较大的材料制成的。

able or likely to be changed

灵活的;易顺应(变化)的
The project has only just started so any plans are still very elastic. 项目才刚刚启动,所以各项计划都留有很大余地。
In this country, time is an elastic concept. 在这个国家,人们对时间的概念没有那么严格。
noun [ U ] uk /iˈlæs.tɪk/ us /iˈlæs.tɪk/

a type of rubber that is able to stretch and be returned to its original shape or size

松紧带;橡皮带
His trousers were held up with a piece of elastic. 他用一条松紧带系住裤腰。

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