fold verb (BEND) - Definition in the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Simplified) translation of “fold”

See all translations

fold

verb (BEND)
弯曲
 
 
/fəʊld/ US  /foʊld/
[I or T] to bend something, especially paper or cloth, so that one part of it lies on the other part, or to be able to be bent in this way
折叠,对折(尤指纸或布);可折叠;可对折
I folded the letter (in half) and put it in an envelope.
我把信对折后装进一个信封里。
He had a neatly folded handkerchief in his jacket pocket.
他的上衣口袋里有一方叠得整整齐齐的手帕。
Will you help me to fold (up) the sheets?
你能帮我把床单叠起来吗?
Making things more or less smooth or straight
[T] to wrap
包,裹
She folded her baby in a blanket.
她把婴儿裹在一块毯子里。
He folded his arms around her.
他用双臂搂住了她。
Enclosing, surrounding and immersing
fold your arms to bring your arms close to your chest and hold them together
双臂交叉在胸前
Making things more or less smooth or straight
[T] to move a part of your body into a position where it is close to your body
盘起,交叠
She sat with her legs folded under her.
她盘腿而坐。
Making things more or less smooth or straight
(Definition of fold verb (BEND) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “fold” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

force somebody's hand

to make someone do something they do not want to do, or act sooner than they had intended

Word of the Day

They sometimes go here and they never go there: using adverbs of frequency

by Liz Walter,
April 29, 2015
Sometimes, always, often, never: these are some of the most common words in English.  Unfortunately, they are also some of the words that cause the most problems for students. Many of my students put them in the wrong place, often because that’s where they go in their own languages. They say things

Read More 

Evel abbreviation

May 04, 2015
English votes for English laws; the idea that only English (as opposed to Scottish, Welsh or Irish) MPs should be allowed to vote for laws that affect only England Yet these are the two principal constitutional proposals that have come from the Conservative party in its kneejerk response to Ukip’s English nationalism and

Read More