Translation of "inhospitable" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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inhospitableadjective

uk /ˌɪn.hɒsˈpɪt.ə.bəl/ us /ˌɪn.hɑːˈspɪt̬.ə.bəl/

inhospitable adjective (PERSON)

not welcoming or generous to people who visit you

不好客的;不殷勤待客的
I'll have to cook them a meal or they'll think I'm inhospitable. 我得给他们做顿饭,否则他们会认为我不好客。

inhospitable adjective (PLACE)

An inhospitable area is not suitable for humans to live in.

(地区)难以居住的,条件恶劣的
They had to trek for miles through inhospitable countryside. 他们不得不在条件恶劣的乡野艰苦跋涉数英里。

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