Translation of "fresh" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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fresh adjective (NEW)

B1 [ before noun ] new or different

The original orders were cancelled and I was given fresh instructions. 原来的命令撤销了,我又接到了新的指令。
Fresh evidence has emerged that casts doubts on the men's conviction. 出现了新的证据,对这些人的定罪出现了疑点。
We need to take a fresh look at the problem. 我们需要重新看待该问题。
Your coffee is cold - let me make you a fresh cup. 你的咖啡凉了——我给你冲一杯新的吧。
There has been fresh fighting between police and demonstrators. 警方和示威者又发生了冲突。
They decided to move abroad and make a fresh start. 他们决定移民海外,从头开始。

[ before noun ] approving new and therefore interesting or exciting

His book offers some fresh insights into the events leading up to the war. 他的书就导致那场战争的事件提出了一些新颖的见解。
We have tried to come up with a fresh new approach. 我们试图找到一种新颖的方法。

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fresh adjective (RECENT)

B2 recently made, done, arrived, etc., and especially not yet changed by time

There was a fresh fall of snow during the night. 晚上刚下了一场雪。
There's nothing better than fresh bread, straight from the oven. 再也没有什么比刚出炉的新鲜面包更好的了。
The house, with its fresh coat of paint, looked beautiful in the sunshine. 这所房子刚刷过漆,在阳光下显得很漂亮。
She's fresh out of college and very bright. 她刚刚大学毕业,人很聪明。
The events of last year are still fresh in people's minds (= people can remember them easily). 人们对去年发生的一些事仍记忆犹新。
be fresh out mainly US

If you are fresh out of something, you have just finished or sold all of it, so that there is no more left.


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fresh adjective (NATURAL)

A2 (of food or flowers) in a natural condition rather than artificially preserved by a process such as freezing

fresh fruit and vegetables 新鲜水果和蔬菜
fresh fish/meat 鲜鱼/肉
fresh coffee 新煮的咖啡

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fresh adjective (AIR)

B1 (of air) clean and cool; found outside rather than in a room

I opened the window to let some fresh air in. 我打开窗子放进一些新鲜空气。
fresh mountain air 山里的新鲜空气
I'm just going out for a breath of fresh air. 我正要出去呼吸新鲜空气。

Fresh weather is cool, sometimes with wind.

It was a lovely, fresh spring morning. 这是一个凉爽宜人的春天的早晨。
There's a fresh breeze today. 今天风不小,有些凉意。

fresh adjective (CLEAN)

B1 clean and pleasant

I felt wonderfully clean and fresh after my shower. 冲完澡后我感到非常清爽舒适。
I use a mouthwash to keep my breath fresh. 我用漱口水保持口气清新。
This wine has a light, fresh taste. 这种葡萄酒味道清淡爽口。

fresh adjective (NOT TIRED)

C1 [ after verb ] energetic, enthusiastic, and not tired

I'll deal with this problem in the morning when I'm fresh. 我会在上午精力充沛的时候处理这一问题。
Try and get some sleep on the plane, then you'll arrive feeling fresh. 尽量在飞机上睡一会儿,到达时就会有精神。

fresh adjective (SKIN)

C2 (of a face) natural, healthy, and young looking

She has a lovely fresh (= clear and smooth) complexion. 她气色很好,皮肤光洁。

fresh adjective (NOT SALTY)

C2 [ before noun ] (of water) not salty

Trout are fresh water fish (= live in water that is not salty). 鳟鱼是淡水鱼。
These plants are found in fresh water lakes and rivers (= those containing water that is not salty). 这些植物生长在淡水河湖里。

fresh adjective (TOO CONFIDENT)

informal being too confident and showing no respect, or showing by your actions or words that you want to have sex with someone

Don't you get fresh with me, young woman! 别勾引我,姑娘!
He started getting fresh (= behaving in a sexual way) in the cinema, so she slapped his face. 在电影院里他就对她动手动脚,所以她扇了他一耳光。


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recently done

fresh-baked bread 新烤的面包
fresh-cut flowers 新剪下的花朵

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