Translation of "enormous" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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enormousadjective

uk /ɪˈnɔː.məs/ us /əˈnɔːr.məs/

B1 extremely large

极大的;巨大的;庞大的
an enormous car/house 大轿车/大房子
He earns an enormous salary. 他工资极高。
I was absolutely enormous when I was pregnant. 我怀孕的时候,身体十分臃肿。
You've been an enormous help. 你真是帮了大忙。

More examples

  • She's put an enormous pile of papers on my desk and I haven't a clue what to do with them.
  • The post-war government had the enormous task of reconstructing the city.
  • She showed enormous courage when she rescued him from the fire.
  • They cut enormous blocks of stone out of the hillside.
  • He ran up an enormous phone bill by ringing up chatlines all the time.

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