Translation of "fan" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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fannoun [ C ]

uk /fæn/ us /fæn/

fan noun [ C ] (PERSON)

A2 someone who admires and supports a person, sport, sports team, etc.

迷;狂热爱好者;热烈崇拜者
More than 15,000 Liverpool fans attended Saturday's game. 超过15 000名利物浦队球迷周六到现场观看了比赛。
He's a great fan of country music. 他是个超级乡村音乐迷。
I'm pleased to meet you - I'm a big fan of your work. 很高兴见到您——我非常喜欢您的作品。

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fan noun [ C ] (OBJECT/PIECE OF EQUIPMENT)

B1 an electric device with blades that turn quickly, used to move the air around

扇子;电风扇
There was no air conditioning, just a ceiling fan turning slowly. 没有空调,只有一个屋顶吊扇在缓慢转动。

fanverb [ T ]

uk /fæn/ us /fæn/ -nn-

fan verb [ T ] (AIR)

to wave a fan, or something that acts as a fan, in front of your face

扇(风)
It was so hot in the car that I tried to fan myself with the road map. 车里太热,我试着用交通图给自己扇凉。
She sat down and began fanning her face. 她坐下来,开始冲着脸扇凉。

to blow air at a fire to make it burn more strongly

扇,吹(使火更旺)

fan verb [ T ] (MAKE WORSE)

literary to encourage bad emotions or behaviour to get worse

煽动;激起
to fan the violence/hatred 煽动暴力/激起仇恨
The newspapers deliberately fanned the public's fears of losing their jobs. 报纸故意煽动公众对失业的恐惧心理。

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