Translation of "excerpt" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] uk us /ˈek.sɜːpt/ US  /-sɝːpt/

a short part taken from a speech, book, film,

An excerpt from her new thriller will appear in this weekend's magazine. 本周末出版的杂志将选登她的最新惊险小说片断。
excerpt us /ekˈsɜːpt/ US  /-ˈsɝːpt/ /ˈ--/ verb [ T ] mainly US

This passage of text has been excerpted from her latest novel. 这段文字摘自她最新创作的小说。

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