Translation of "flap" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

flap

verb uk /flæp/ us /flæp/ -pp-
WAVE 挥动

[ I or T ] to wave something, especially wings when or as if flying

振(翅);扑打翅膀;拍打,摆动
A small bird flapped its wings furiously and flew off. 一只小鸟用力扑扇翅膀,向上飞去。
Flags flapped in the breeze above their tents. 微风中,旗子在他们帐篷上方飘动。
BEHAVE NERVOUSLY 表现慌张

[ I ] UK informal to behave in a nervous and excited way

激动;焦躁
Don't flap - there's plenty of time to cook before they arrive. 别慌,在他们到来之前还有充裕的时间准备饭菜。
Stop flapping about/around! 别慌里慌张的!
noun uk /flæp/ us /flæp/
ADDITIONAL PIECE 附加的一片

[ C ] a piece of cloth or other material fixed along one edge, especially used for covering or closing something

袋盖;口盖
a pocket flap 口袋的袋盖
a tent flap (= a piece of cloth that acts like a door) 帐篷门帘
A small flap of skin can be seen above the wound. 可以看到伤口上结了一小块皮痂。
EXCITEMENT 紧张状态

[ S ] mainly UK informal a state of nervous excitement

紧张兴奋
She's in a flap because her parents are coming to visit. 因为父母要来看她,她心情又激动又慌乱。

[ S ] US a lot of public anger, excitement, or discussion:

She claimed to have had an affair with the candidate, which produced a huge media flap.
AIRCRAFT PART 飞机部件

[ C ] specialized engineering part of the back of an aircraft wing that can be moved up or down to help the aircraft go up or down

(飞机的)襟翼,副翼,阻力板
WAVE 挥动

[ C ] the action of a bird waving its wings when flying, or of something else moving in this way

振(翅);扑打翅膀;拍打,摆动
A few flaps of its long wings and the bird was gone. 那只鸟扇动了几下长翅,就飞得看不见了。
SPEECH SOUND

[ C ] specialized phonetics a consonant sound made when the tongue moves forward and down, and quickly touches the alveolar ridge

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