Translation of "grass" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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grassnoun

uk /ɡrɑːs/ us /ɡræs/

grass noun (PLANT)

A1 [ U or C ] a low, green plant that grows naturally over a lot of the earth's surface, having groups of very thin leaves that grow close together in large numbers

草,青草
a blade of grass 一片草叶
cut the grass 割草
a vase of dried flowers and grasses (= different types of grass) 插着干花草的花瓶

[ U ] slang →  cannabis

大麻,大麻制品

More examples

  • The grass glistened in the early-morning dew.
  • He sat on the grass, strumming his guitar.
  • A narrow band of grass separated the greenhouse from the vegetable garden.
  • Visitors are requested not to walk on the grass.
  • We sat on the shady grass for our picnic.

grass noun (PERSON)

[ C ] UK slang a person, usually a criminal, who tells the police about other criminals' activities

告密者,通风报信者(通常指告发其同伙的罪犯)
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(Translation of “grass” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)