Translation of "fast" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

fast

adjective uk /fɑːst/ us /fæst/
QUICK 快的

A1 moving or happening quickly, or able to move or happen quickly

快的;迅速的;敏捷的
fast cars 速度快的汽车
a fast swimmer 速度快的游泳者
Computers are getting faster all the time. 计算机一直在提速。
UK The fast train (= one that stops at fewer stations and travels quickly) to London takes less than an hour. 到伦敦的快车需时不到一小时。

If your watch or clock is fast, it shows a time that is later than the correct time.

(钟表)走得快的

specialized art used to refer to photographic film that allows you to take pictures when there is not much light or when things are moving quickly

(照相胶片)感光快的
fast and furious

used to describe something that is full of speed and excitement

快速激烈的,充满速度与激情的
It's not a relaxing movie - it's pretty fast and furious. 这不是一部轻松的电影——它节奏很快,扣人心弦。
IMMORAL 不道德的

old-fashioned disapproving without moral principles

放荡的
a fast crowd 一群生活放荡的人
a fast woman 淫妇
FIXED 固定的

If the colour of a piece of clothing is fast, the colour does not come out of the cloth when it is washed.

(衣服)不褪色的
adverb uk /fɑːst/ us /fæst/

A2 quickly

快速地;迅速地
The accident was caused by people driving too fast in bad conditions. 事故是因恶劣环境下驾驶速度过快造成的。
You'll have to act fast. 你必须迅速行动。
Children's publishing is a fast-growing business. 儿童出版是一个发展迅速的行业。
adverb, adjective uk /fɑːst/ us /fæst/

C2 firmly fixed

牢固地(的)
The glue had set and my hand was stuck fast. 胶水凝固了,我的手被牢牢粘住。
He tried to get away, but she held him fast. 他想逃走,但是她紧紧抓住了他。

Idiom(s)

noun [ C ] uk /fɑːst/ us /fæst/

a period of time when you eat no food

禁食期;斋戒期
Hundreds of prisoners began a fast in protest about prison conditions. 数百名犯人开始绝食,抗议监狱条件太差。
verb [ I ] uk /fɑːst/ us /fæst/

to eat no food for a period of time

禁食;斋戒
One day a week he fasts for health reasons. 他出于健康考虑每周禁食一天。

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